Posts Tagged ‘Rasmussen’s encephalitis’

Focal Seizures and Progressive Weakness

Posted by • October 31st, 2014

In the latest Case Record of the Massachusetts General Hospital, a 7-year-old boy was evaluated because of focal seizures, twitching of the right arm and the right side of the face, and progressive weakness. Imaging revealed progressive left cortical atrophy and a focal lesion in the left parietal cortex. A diagnostic procedure was performed. Rasmussen’s encephalitis,… Read More…