Guidelines: MRI best for new-onset pediatric epilepsy

09/24/2009 | Medscape (free registration)

Guidelines from the International League Against Epilepsy say all children younger than 2 with new-onset epilepsy should have an MRI along with all children with localization-related epilepsy. Imaging is not needed for children with childhood absence epilepsy, juvenile absence epilepsy, juvenile myoclonic epilepsy or benign childhood epilepsy with centrotemporal spikes, the guidelines say.

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