TITLE

Extraoccipital benign childhood partial seizures with ictal vomiting and excellent prognosis

AUTHOR(S)
Panayiotopoulos, C. P.
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Jan1999, p82
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66699688

 

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