Remission of West syndrome associated with valproate hepatotoxicity.

Abstract:

:A 6-month-old girl developed West syndrome and it remitted in association with valproate-induced hepatic dysfunction. Plasma -alanine elevated after valproate hepatotoxicity, which seemed to be a possible cause of remission. The patient has been seizure-free with normal electroencephalogram for 12 months without any anticonvulsants. Her developmental milestones were within normal limits at the age of 18 months.

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Brain Dev

journal_title

Brain & development

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Go T

doi

10.1016/s0387-7604(02)00037-2

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Has Abstract

pub_date

2002-06-01 00:00:00

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257-9

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4

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0387-7604

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1872-7131

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S0387760402000372

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24

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