Effect of Patient Sex on White Matter Alterations in Unilateral Medial Temporal Lobe Epilepsy with Hippocampal Sclerosis Assessed by Diffusion Tensor Imaging


Oguz K. K. , Tezer I. , Sanverdi E., Has A. C. , BİLGİNER B. , Dolgun A. , ...More

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF NEURORADIOLOGY, vol.34, no.5, pp.1010-1015, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.3174/ajnr.a3328
  • Title of Journal : AMERICAN JOURNAL OF NEURORADIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1010-1015

Abstract

BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Studies shows ictal behavior and symptoms are affected by patient sex in temporal lobe epilepsy. The purpose of our study was to determine whether alterations in the WM as assessed by DTI display different patterns in male and female patients with unilateral HS.