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Late-Adult-Onset Idiopathic Epilepsy and Dementia Risk

Lunes, Febrero 8, 2021

A large study of older veterans finds a nearly twofold increase in risk for dementia following diagnosis of late-onset seizures without known cause. 
Do late-adult-onset seizures have an association with risk for dementia or just reflect an independent cause without concern for a degenerative disease?




NEJM Journal Watch summary, reutilizado con permiso del Grupo NEJM


Código de aprobación: PP-CNS-GLB-1604