Listening to Dr Sarosh Irani in a recent Epilepsy conference about Fascio Brachial dystonic seizures associated with voltage gated potassium channel (VGKC complex/LG1 antibodies)(1) and then reading reports published in Neurology about continued recent use of trephination ‘expelling the demons’ in India(2), I was wondering how far we are in Southeast Asia in the understanding and treatment of this fascinating illness.
"Recent advances in epilepsy,"
Pakistan Journal of Neurological Sciences (PJNS): Vol. 12
, Article 1.
Available at: http://ecommons.aku.edu/pjns/vol12/iss1/1