Hypothalamic hamartoma presenting with infantile spasms

Isik U. , Saltik S., Tanrikulu B. , Ozek M. M.

CHILDS NERVOUS SYSTEM, vol.33, no.12, pp.2197-2200, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00381-017-3559-y
  • Title of Journal : CHILDS NERVOUS SYSTEM
  • Page Numbers: pp.2197-2200


Hypothalamic hamartomas (HH) generally present with gelastic seizures. It is very unusual for a pediatric patient with HH to present with infantile spasms (IS).