What EEG findings are characteristic of neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis?

Updated: Oct 09, 2019
  • Author: Eli S Neiman, DO, FACN; Chief Editor: Selim R Benbadis, MD  more...
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In the infantile form, the EEG is slow and early, and posterior spikes may be present. Photic response is excessive and evokes high-voltage spikes that are polyphasic. The EEG abnormalities in the juvenile form are not as marked.


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