Recurrent catamenial status epilepticus: Is it rare or an under recognized phenomenon in women with epilepsy?
journal contributionposted on 22.11.2019, 16:17 by Albi J. Chalissery, Emer Murphy, Gerard Mullins, Peter Widdess-Walsh, Ronan Kilbride, Norman Delanty
Recurrent catamenial status epilepticus may occur in generalized and focal epilepsy.
Documenting the menstrual cycles and perimenstrual video-EEG help the diagnosis.
Hormonal treatment including menstrual suppressive therapies may be used.