Temporal Lobe Epilepsy with Ecstatic Seizures (So-Called Dostoevsky Epilepsy)
Article first published online: 5 NOV 2007
Volume 21, Issue 6, pages 705–710, December 1980
How to Cite
Cirignotta, F., Todesco, C. V. and Lugaresi, E. (1980), Temporal Lobe Epilepsy with Ecstatic Seizures (So-Called Dostoevsky Epilepsy). Epilepsia, 21: 705–710. doi: 10.1111/j.1528-1157.1980.tb04324.x
- Issue published online: 5 NOV 2007
- Article first published online: 5 NOV 2007
- Received April 14. 1980; revision received July 21, 1980.
- Temporal epilepsy;
- Ecstatic seizures
Summary: The present report documents for the first time the polygraphic pattern of an ecstatic seizure and confirms that this kind of seizure may be an expression of a temporal lobe epilepsy.