Cases

Epilog used in clinical routine

Ghent University Hospital

At Ghent University Hospital patients go through an extensive work-up before the possibility of epilepsy surgery is discussed. All patients have long-term video-EEG-monitoring (usually 7 days), 3T MRI, FDG-PET and neuropsychological testing.

Geneva University Hospital

At the University Hospital of Geneva, the presurgical evaluation of refractory epilepsy patients contains a battery of clinical tests: structural MRI, video-EEG monitoring, interictal PET, ictal SPECT, neuropsychological examination, patient history and high-density EEG.