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Further references to Landau-Kleffner Syndrome

Source: Diseases Database

Source: Diseases Database

Source: Office of Rare Diseases

Landau-Kleffner Syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Landau-Kleffner Syndrome, or a subtype of Landau-Kleffner Syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.

Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Source: Other References

Deonna, T.
Acquired Epileptiform Aphasia in Children (Landau-Kleffner Syndrome). Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology, 8:3; 288-298 (1991).

Gordon, N.
Acquired Aphasia in Childhood: the Landau-Kleffner Syndrome. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, 32:3; 270-274 (1990).

Landau, W.
Landau-Kleffner Syndrome: An Eponymic Badge of Ignorance. Archives of Neurology, 49; 353 (April 1992).

Lerman, P, Lerman-Sagie, T, and Kivity, S.
Effect of Early Corticosteroid Therapy for Landau-Kleffner Syndrome. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, 33:3; 257-266 (1991).

Paquier, P, Van Dongen, H, and Loonen, M.
The Landau-Kleffner Syndrome or Acquired Aphasia with Convulsive Disorder. Archives of Neurology, 49; 354-359 (April 1992).

Tharpe, A, Johnson, G, and Glasscock III, M.
Diagnostic and Management Consideration of Acquired Epileptic Aphasia or Landau-Kleffner Syndrome The American Journal of Otology, 13:3, 210-214 (May 1991) (Source: excerpt from NINDS Landau-Kleffner Syndrome Information Page: NINDS)


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