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    • Absence of gender effect on amygdala volume in temporal lobe epilepsy 

      Silva, Ivaldo [UNIFESP]; Lin, Katia; Jackowski, Andrea P. [UNIFESP]; Centeno, Ricardo da Silva [UNIFESP]; Pinto, Magali L. [UNIFESP]; Carrete, Henrique [UNIFESP]; Yacubian, Elza Márcia Targas [UNIFESP]; Amado, Debora [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2010-11-01)
      Sexual dimorphism has already been described in temporal lobe epilepsy with mesial temporal sclerosis (TLE-MTS). This study evaluated the effect of gender on amygdala volume in patients with TLE-MTS. One hundred twenty-four ...

    • Absence Seizures in Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy: Whole Exome Sequencing Results and Subsyndromes 

      Duron, Reyna; Medina, Marco; Martinez-Juarez, Iris; Jara-Prado, Aurelio; Ochoa, Adriana; Lopez-Ruiz, Minerva; Molina, Yolli; Guilhoto, Laura; Yacubian, Elza Márcia Targas [UNIFESP]; Wight, Jenny; Viet-Huong Nguyen; Lin, Yu-Chen; Bai, Dongsheng; Tanaka, Miyabi; Patterson, Christopher; Alonso, Maria; Bailey, Julia; Delgado-Escueta, Antonio (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2016)
    • Are adverse effects of antiepileptic drugs different in symptomatic partial and idiopathic generalized epilepsies? the Portuguese-Brazilian validation of the Liverpool Adverse Events Profile 

      Martins, Heloise Helena [UNIFESP]; Alonso, Neide Barreira [UNIFESP]; Vidal-Dourado, Marcos [UNIFESP]; Carbonel, Thiago Delfino [UNIFESP]; Araujo Filho, Gerardo Maria de [UNIFESP]; Caboclo, Luís Otávio Sales Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Yacubian, Elza Márcia Targas [UNIFESP]; Guilhoto, Laura Maria de Figueiredo Ferreira [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2011-11-01)
      We report the results of administration of the Portuguese-Brazilian translation of the Liverpool Adverse Events Profile (LAEP) to 100 patients (mean age = 34.5, SD = 12.12; 56 females), 61 with symptomatic partial epilepsy ...

    • Are personality traits of juvenile myoclonic epilepsy related to frontal lobe dysfunctions? A proton MRS study 

      Araujo Filho, Gerardo Maria de [UNIFESP]; Lin, Katia [UNIFESP]; Lin, Jaime [UNIFESP]; Peruchi, Mirella M. [UNIFESP]; Caboclo, Luis Otavio S. F. [UNIFESP]; Guaranha, Mirian S. B. [UNIFESP]; Guilhoto, Laura M. F. F. [UNIFESP]; Carrete Junior, Henrique [UNIFESP]; Yacubian, Elza Márcia Targas [UNIFESP] (Wiley-Blackwell, 2009-05-01)
      Personality traits characterized by emotional instability and immaturity, unsteadiness, lack of discipline, hedonism, frequent and rapid mood changes, and indifference toward one's disease have been associated with patients ...

    • Assimetria facial em pacientes com epilepsia do lobo temporal mesial 

      Lin, Katia [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2006)
      Objetivo: Avaliar a freqüência da assimetria facial, seu valor lateralizatório, achados clínicos associados e correlacionar com os achados da RM quantitativa das estruturas temporais em uma série homogênea de pacientes com ...

    • Atypical presentation in Rasmussen encephalitis: delayed late-onset periodic epileptic spasms 

      Ferrari, Taissa Pinheiro Fernandes [UNIFESP]; Hamad, Ana Paula Andrade [UNIFESP]; Caboclo, Luis Otavio Sales Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Centeno, Ricardo Silva [UNIFESP]; Zaninotto, Ana Luiza [UNIFESP]; Scattolin, Monica [UNIFESP]; Carrete Junior, Henrique [UNIFESP]; Lancellotti, Carmem Lucia Penteado; Yacubian, Elza Márcia Targas [UNIFESP] (John Libbey Eurotext Ltd, 2011-09-01)
      A five-and-a-half-year-old girl started experiencing progressive left hemiparesis at age two and a half years. At age five years and four months she started presenting clusters of asymmetric periodic epileptic spasms with ...

    • Auras in temporal lobe epilepsy with hippocampal sclerosis: Relation to seizure focus laterality and post surgical outcome 

      Ferrari-Marinho, Taissa [UNIFESP]; Caboclo, Luís Otávio Sales Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Marinho, Murilo Martinez [UNIFESP]; Centeno, Ricardo Silva [UNIFESP]; Neves, Rafael Scarpa da Costa [UNIFESP]; Santana, Maria Teresa Castilho Garcia de [UNIFESP]; Britto, Fernanda dos Santos [UNIFESP]; Carrete Junior, Henrique [UNIFESP]; Yacubian, Elza Márcia Targas [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2012-05-01)
      We examined the relationship between presence and frequency of different types of auras and side of lesion and post surgical outcomes in 205 patients with medically intractable mesial temporal lobe epilepsy (MTLE) with ...

    • Avaliação da evolução clínica e dos fatores prognósticos em pacientes com epilepsia mioclônica juvenil 

      Guaranha, Mirian Salvadori Bittar [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2010-06-30)
      Purpose: To investigate if phenotypic variations including reflex traits expression have prognostic implications in Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy (JME). Methods: Seventy-six patients with JME underwent a video-EEG ...

    • Avaliação eletrofisiológica in vitro de drogas antiepilépticas em fatias hipocampais humanas provenientes de pacientes portadores de epilepsia do lobo temporal refratária ao tratamento medicamentoso 

      Silva, André César da [UNIFESP]; Yacubian, Elza Márcia Targas [UNIFESP]; Sakamoto, Américo Ceiki [UNIFESP]; Centeno, Ricardo Silva [UNIFESP]; Ueda, Erika Sayuri [UNIFESP]; Antônio, Leandro Leite [UNIFESP]; Faria, Leonardo Coutinho [UNIFESP]; Priel, Margareth Rose [UNIFESP]; Cavalheiro, Esper Abrão [UNIFESP] (Liga Brasileira de Epilepsia (LBE), 2006-06-01)
      The absence of a satisfactory response to antiepileptic drug (AED) therapy, is an unresolved problem in a significant number of epileptic patients. Mechanisms of intractability are not well understood but may include a ...

    • Can intraoperative electrocorticography patterns predict surgical outcome in patients with temporal lobe epilepsy secondary to unilateral mesial temporal sclerosis? 

      Oliveira, Pedro A. L.; Garzon, Eliana [UNIFESP]; Caboclo, Luís Otávio Sales Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Sousa, Patricia da Silva [UNIFESP]; Carrete Junior, Henrique [UNIFESP]; Centeno, Ricardo Silva [UNIFESP]; Costa, José Maria P.; Machado, Helio Rubens; Yacubian, Elza Márcia Targas [UNIFESP]; Bianchin, Marino Muxfeldt; Sakamoto, Américo Ceiki [UNIFESP] (W B Saunders Co Ltd, 2006-10-01)
      Introduction: Intraoperative electrocorticography (ECoG) can be performed in cases of temporal lobe epilepsy due to hippocampal sclerosis (TLE-HS). However, its significance and correlation with surgical outcome are still ...

    • Caracterização dos movimentos palpebrais no espectro da síndrome de Jeavons. 

      Conceicao, Priscila Oliveira da [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2013)
      Objetivos: Analisar os movimentos palpebrais nas formas clinicas da sindrome de Jeavons e avaliar o efeito de lentes azuis na fotossensibilidade e na sensibilidade ao fechamento ocular. Metodos: Vinte pacientes com mioclonias ...

    • Carbamazepine inhibits angiotensin I-converting enzyme, linking it to the pathogenesis of temporal lobe epilepsy 

      Almeida, S. S. [UNIFESP]; Naffah-Mazzacoratti, Maria da Graca [UNIFESP]; Guimarães, Paola Bianchi [UNIFESP]; Wasinski, F. [UNIFESP]; Pereira, F. E. G. [UNIFESP]; Canzian, Mauro [UNIFESP]; Centeno, Ricardo Silva [UNIFESP]; Carrete Junior, Henrique [UNIFESP]; Yacubian, Elza Márcia Targas [UNIFESP]; Carmona, Adriana Karaoglanovic [UNIFESP]; Vieira, Renata de Freitas Fisher [UNIFESP]; Nakaie, Clovis Ryuichi [UNIFESP]; Sabatini, R. A. [UNIFESP]; Perosa, S. R. [UNIFESP]; Bacurau, Reury Frank Pereira; Gouveia, Telma Luciana Furtado [UNIFESP]; Gallo, Gloria [UNIFESP]; Wuertele, M. [UNIFESP]; Cavalheiro, Esper Abrão [UNIFESP]; Silva, J. A.; Pesquero, João Bosco [UNIFESP]; Araujo, R. C. [UNIFESP] (Nature Publishing Group, 2012-03-01)
      We find that a common mutation that increases angiotensin I-converting enzyme activity occurs with higher frequency in male patients suffering from refractory temporal lobe epilepsy. However, in their brains, the activity ...

    • Clinical features and surgical outcome of patients with indolent brain tumors and epilepsy 

      Melo, Julieta G. S. P. [UNIFESP]; Centeno, Ricardo Silva [UNIFESP]; Malheiros, Suzana Maria Fleury [UNIFESP]; Ferraz, Fernando Antonio Patriani [UNIFESP]; Stávale, João Norberto [UNIFESP]; Carrete Junior, Henrique [UNIFESP]; Sakamoto, Américo Ceiki [UNIFESP]; Yacubian, Elza Márcia Targas [UNIFESP] (Liga Brasileira de Epilepsia (LBE), 2007-06-01)
      INTRODUCTION: In this study the authors review the outcomes of 22 patients with medically refractory epilepsy and slow growth brain tumors. OBJECTIVES: Evaluate the clinical, electrophysiological, operative, and histopathological ...

    • Cognitive dysfunctions in juvenile myoclonic epilepsy 

      Pascalicchio, Tatiana Frascareli [UNIFESP]; Araujo Filho, Gerardo Maria de [UNIFESP]; Noffs, Maria Helena da Silva [UNIFESP]; Caboclo, Luís Otávio Sales Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Guilhoto, Laura Maria de Figueiredo Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Yacubian, Elza Márcia Targas [UNIFESP] (Blackwell Publishing, 2006-01-01)
    • Comparação da qualidade de vida e sobrecarga dos cuidadores de pacientes com epilepsia por esclerose mesial temporal e epilepsia mioclônica juvenil 

      Westphal, Ana Carolina [UNIFESP]; Alonso, Neide Barreira [UNIFESP]; Silva, Tatiana Indelicato Da [UNIFESP]; Azevedo, Auro Mauro [UNIFESP]; Caboclo, Luís Otávio Sales Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Garzon, Eliana [UNIFESP]; Sakamoto, Américo Ceiki [UNIFESP]; Yacubian, Elza Márcia Targas [UNIFESP] (Liga Brasileira de Epilepsia (LBE), 2005-01-01)
      INTRODUCTION: The relationship pattern between patient and caregiver can influence in quality of life (QOL) and growth of both. OBJECTIVE: To compare QOL and burden over the caregivers of patients with refractory temporal ...

    • Corpus callosotomy in a patient with startle epilepsy 

      Garofalo Gomez, Nicolas; Hamad, Ana Paula [UNIFESP]; Marinho, Murilo [UNIFESP]; Tavares, Igor Melo [UNIFESP]; Carrete, Henrique [UNIFESP]; Caboclo, Luis Otavio [UNIFESP]; Yacubian, Elza Márcia Targas [UNIFESP]; Centeno, Ricardo [UNIFESP] (John Libbey Eurotext Ltd, 2013-03-01)
      Startle epilepsy is a syndrome of reflex epilepsy in which the seizures are precipitated by a sudden and surprising, usually auditory, stimulus. We describe herein a girl who had been suffering with startle-induced seizures ...

    • Correlação entre memória, espectroscopia por ressonância magnética e descargas interictais em pacientes com epilepsia mesial do lobo temporal 

      Mantoan, Marcele Araujo Silva [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2009-06-24)
      Purpose: To examine the relationship between memory function, proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy (1H-MRS) abnormalities and interictal epileptiform discharges (IEDs) lateralization in patients with temporal lobe epilepsy ...

    • Correlation between temporal pole MRI abnormalities and surface ictal EEG patterns in patients with unilateral mesial temporal lobe epilepsy 

      Caboclo, Luís Otávio Sales Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Garzon, Eliana [UNIFESP]; Oliveira, Pedro A. L.; Carrete Junior, Henrique [UNIFESP]; Centeno, Ricardo Silva [UNIFESP]; Bianchin, Marino Muxfeldt; Yacubian, Elza Márcia Targas [UNIFESP]; Sakamoto, Américo Ceiki [UNIFESP] (W B Saunders Co Ltd, 2007-01-01)
      Objective: the objective of this retrospective study is to analyze ictal patterns observed during continuous Video-EEG monitoring in patients with temporal Lobe epilepsy (TLE) due to unilateral hippocampal sclerosis (HS), ...

    • Declínio cognitivo em epilepsia do lobo temporal associada a esclerose hipocampal unilateral 

      Marques, Carolina Mattos [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2006)
      Objetivos: Estudar a associação entre o desempenho cognitivo e o tempo de duração da doença em pacientes com Epilepsia do Lobo Mesial Temporal (ELMT) por Esclerose Hipocampal (EH) unilateral para tentar estabelecer se ...

    • Desempenho cognitivo de pacientes com epilepsia do lobo temporal e epilepsia mioclônica juvenil: avaliação por meio da Escala WAIS-III 

      Noffs, Maria Helena Da Silva [UNIFESP]; Yazigi, Latife [UNIFESP]; Pascalicchio, Tatiana Frascareli [UNIFESP]; Caboclo, Luís Otávio Sales Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Yacubian, Elza Márcia Targas [UNIFESP] (Liga Brasileira de Epilepsia (LBE), 2006-03-01)
      OBJECTIVES: To compare the results of a cognitive task of patients with epilepsy with two parameters: one provided by the Brazilian and the other by the US normative scores viewing the cultural differences. METHOD: Forty-five ...