Journal article

Seizure-induced reversible MRI abnormalities in patients with single seizures: a systematic review

Frederick P Mariajoseph, Subramanian Muthusamy, Shalini Amukotuwa, Udaya Seneviratne

EPILEPTIC DISORDERS | JOHN LIBBEY EUROTEXT LTD | Published : 2021

Abstract

Differentiating seizure-induced reversible MRI abnormalities from MRI changes secondary to underlying cerebral pathologies can be challenging for clinicians in the investigation of seizures. The aim of this study was to delineate the characteristic features of reversible seizure-induced MRI abnormalities. A systematic search of the databases Medline (1946-2020), PubMed (1996-2020), and Embase (1947-2020) was performed in keeping with the Preferred Items Reporting for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses (PRISMA) guidelines. All publications in English, including case reports, of single unprovoked seizure patients with seizure-induced MRI abnormalities demonstrating complete resolution, were ..

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