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Picture story: Herniated brain causing generalised seizures

BMJ 2012; 345 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e7652 (Published 14 November 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;345:e7652
  1. Lukas L Imbach, clinical resident in neurology1,
  2. Félix Kuhn, clinical resident in nuclear medicine and neuroradiology2,
  3. Valérie Zumsteg, attending physician of epilepsy unit1,
  4. Urs Schwarz, assistant professor and head physician1
  1. 1Department of Neurology, University Hospital Zurich, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
  2. 2Department of Neuroradiology and Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Zurich
  1. lukas.imbach{at}usz.ch

A 54 year old man presented after a first ever secondary generalised seizure. Magnetic resonance imaging revealed a lesion with soft …

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