Functional hemispherotomy in refractory hemispheric epilepsy: outcomes and considerations

T.M. Freiman, G. Ramantani & J. Zentner
Objective: Hemispherotomy has proven to be an effective treatment modality for unilateral hemispheric epilepsy. The patients present with extensive brain lesions associated with neurological deficits and an early onset of catastrophic epilepsy. Traditionally, the decision to proceed to surgical treatment[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]