Surgery for epilepsy in children with dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor: clinical spectrum, seizure outcome, neuroradiology, and pathology

BİLGİNER B. , YALNIZOĞLU D. , Soylemezoglu F., TURANLI G., CİLA A., TOPÇU M. , ...More

CHILDS NERVOUS SYSTEM, vol.25, no.4, pp.485-491, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00381-008-0762-x
  • Title of Journal : CHILDS NERVOUS SYSTEM
  • Page Numbers: pp.485-491


Dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumors (DNTs) were first described by Daumas-Duport et al. in 1988 as a typically cortical tumor affecting young patients with long-standing, drug-resistant epilepsy.