A videotape accompanies this article.
Article first published online: 5 FEB 2002
Copyright © 2002 Movement Disorders Society
Volume 17, Issue 2, pages 409–411, March/April 2002
How to Cite
Badhwar, A., Siren, A., Andermann, E. and Andermann, F. (2002), Myoclonic status epilepticus: Video presentation. Mov. Disord., 17: 409–411. doi: 10.1002/mds.10079
Presented in part at the Myoclonus Symposium, Atlanta, GA, October 2000, and at the Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society, Los Angeles, CA, December 2000.
- Issue published online: 18 MAR 2002
- Article first published online: 5 FEB 2002
- Manuscript Accepted: 17 AUG 2001
- Manuscript Revised: 16 AUG 2001
- Manuscript Received: 8 FEB 2001
A young woman with juvenile myoclonic epilepsy had recurrent attacks of myoclonic status epilepticus related to a long history of limited compliance and irregular sleep. The diagnosis of this clinical pattern is based mainly on clinical description. A home video captured an attack. © 2002 Movement Disorder Society.