Epileptic Disord 2021 Apr 29. Epub 2021 Apr 29.
Department of Functional Neurosurgery, Hospices Civils de Lyon and University of Lyon, Lyon, France, University of Lyon, Lyon, France, Lyon's Neuroscience Research Centre, (INSERM U1028, CNRS UMR5292), University of Lyon, Lyon, France.
In patients with intractable partial epilepsy who are eligible for epilepsy surgery, the best seizure control requires complete resection of the epileptogenic zone. When the epileptogenic zone is located very near to, or even with the eloquent cortex, this can be a challenge. In this study, we investigated the efficacy of awake craniotomy techniques to completely resect these epileptic zones while preserving the neural functions. Read More