R H Caraballo

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Country: Argentina

Publications

  1. ncbi Focal polymicrogyria in mother and son
    R H Caraballo
    Department of Neurology, Pediatric Hospital Prof Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Brain Dev 22:336-9. 2000
  2. ncbi [Pyridoxine dependence: the importance of the clinical diagnosis and early treatment]
    R Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital de Niños Prof Dr JP Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Rev Neurol 38:49-52. 2004
  3. ncbi Benign focal seizures of adolescence: a prospective study
    Roberto Horacio Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurología Hospital de Pediatría Prof Dr Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Epilepsia 45:1600-3. 2004
  4. ncbi Unilateral closed-lip schizencephaly and epilepsy: a comparison with cases of unilateral polymicrogyria
    Roberto Horacio Caraballo
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Nacional de Pediatria Juan P Garrahan, Combate de los Pozos 1881, Buenos Aires, CP 1245, Argentina
    Brain Dev 26:151-7. 2004
  5. ncbi [Hemiparetic cerebral palsy and startle epilepsy]
    R Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital de Niños Prof Dr JP Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Rev Neurol 38:123-7. 2004
  6. ncbi Ketogenic diet in patients with Dravet syndrome
    Roberto Horacio Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital de Pediatria Prof Dr Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Epilepsia 46:1539-44. 2005
  7. ncbi [Delayed-type subacute measles encephalitis]
    R Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital de Pediatría Prof Dr JP Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Rev Neurol 37:318-21. 2003
  8. ncbi Epileptic spasms in clusters without hypsarrhythmia in infancy
    Roberto Horacio Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital de Ninos Prof Dr Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, 2, Argentina
    Epileptic Disord 5:109-13. 2003
  9. ncbi Benign familial and non-familial infantile seizures: a study of 64 patients
    Roberto Horacio Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital Nacional de Pediatria Prof Dr Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Epileptic Disord 5:45-9. 2003
  10. ncbi [Reflex myoclonic epilepsy in infancy: a new reflex epilepsy syndrome or a variant of benign myoclonic epilepsy in infancy]
    R Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital Nacional de Pediatria Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Rev Neurol 36:429-32. 2003

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Publications26

  1. ncbi Focal polymicrogyria in mother and son
    R H Caraballo
    Department of Neurology, Pediatric Hospital Prof Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Brain Dev 22:336-9. 2000
    ..Karyotype was normal. Our cases should be interpreted as a familial presentation of the anomaly, probably with autosomal-dominant transmission...
  2. ncbi [Pyridoxine dependence: the importance of the clinical diagnosis and early treatment]
    R Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital de Niños Prof Dr JP Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Rev Neurol 38:49-52. 2004
    ..We described the electroclinical features, evolution and family history of two patients with definitive diagnosis of pyridoxine dependency...
  3. ncbi Benign focal seizures of adolescence: a prospective study
    Roberto Horacio Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurología Hospital de Pediatría Prof Dr Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Epilepsia 45:1600-3. 2004
    ..To characterize the clinical and EEG findings and evolution of the syndrome of benign focal seizures of adolescence (BFSA), as described by Loiseau et al...
  4. ncbi Unilateral closed-lip schizencephaly and epilepsy: a comparison with cases of unilateral polymicrogyria
    Roberto Horacio Caraballo
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Nacional de Pediatria Juan P Garrahan, Combate de los Pozos 1881, Buenos Aires, CP 1245, Argentina
    Brain Dev 26:151-7. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi [Hemiparetic cerebral palsy and startle epilepsy]
    R Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital de Niños Prof Dr JP Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Rev Neurol 38:123-7. 2004
    ..We analyzed electroclinical features and evolution in nine patients with hemiparetic cerebral palsy associated with SE...
  6. ncbi Ketogenic diet in patients with Dravet syndrome
    Roberto Horacio Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital de Pediatria Prof Dr Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Epilepsia 46:1539-44. 2005
    ..Severe myoclonic epilepsy in infants or Dravet syndrome (DS) is one of the most malignant epileptic syndromes. In this retrospective study, we evaluated the efficacy and tolerability of the KD in patients with diagnostic criteria of DS...
  7. ncbi [Delayed-type subacute measles encephalitis]
    R Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital de Pediatría Prof Dr JP Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Rev Neurol 37:318-21. 2003
    ..We analyze the clinical, neurological, EEG, neuroradiological features and evolution of two patients with subacute measles encephalitis...
  8. ncbi Epileptic spasms in clusters without hypsarrhythmia in infancy
    Roberto Horacio Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital de Ninos Prof Dr Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, 2, Argentina
    Epileptic Disord 5:109-13. 2003
    ..It is not yet clear whether it should be considered as a variant of West syndrome or not [Published with Video sequence]...
  9. ncbi Benign familial and non-familial infantile seizures: a study of 64 patients
    Roberto Horacio Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital Nacional de Pediatria Prof Dr Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Epileptic Disord 5:45-9. 2003
    ....
  10. ncbi [Reflex myoclonic epilepsy in infancy: a new reflex epilepsy syndrome or a variant of benign myoclonic epilepsy in infancy]
    R Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital Nacional de Pediatria Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Rev Neurol 36:429-32. 2003
    ..We report a clinical and EEG study of 8 children with reflex myoclonic epilepsy of infancy to further confirm the existence of this syndrome first described by Ricci et al in 1995...
  11. ncbi Late-onset, "Gastaut type", childhood occipital epilepsy: an unusual evolution
    Roberto Horacio Caraballo
    Hospital de Pediatría Prof Dr Juan P Garrahan Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Epileptic Disord 7:341-6. 2005
    ..We investigated whether this unusual, age-dependent evolution was due to secondary bilateral synchrony or if these electroclinical features represent two types of idiopathic epileptic syndromes in the same patients...
  12. ncbi Benign familial infantile seizures: further delineation of the syndrome
    Roberto Horacio Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital Nacional de Pediatria Profesor Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Child Neurol 17:696-9. 2002
    ..We cannot exclude the possibility that the youngest patients may develop choreoathetosis or other dyskinesias later in life...
  13. ncbi Atypical evolution in childhood epilepsy with occipital paroxysms (Panayiotopoulos type)
    R H Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital de Niños Juan P Garrahan, Combate de los Pozos 1881, C P 1245, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Epileptic Disord 3:157-62. 2001
    ..The two children with typical electroclinical features of "Panayiotopoulos Type" CEOP developed an atypical evolution which, to our knowledge, has not been described previously...
  14. ncbi Panayiotopoulos-type benign childhood occipital epilepsy: a prospective study
    R Caraballo
    Hospital Nacional de Pediatria Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Neurology 55:1096-1100. 2000
    ..To characterize the clinical and EEG features of the syndrome of benign childhood partial seizures with ictal vomiting and EEG occipital spikes (Panayiotopoulos syndrome [PS])...
  15. ncbi Drop episodes in Coffin-Lowry syndrome: an unusual type of startle response
    R Caraballo
    Hospital Nacional de Pediatria JP Garrahan, Department of Neurology, Combate de los Pozos 1881 CP 1245, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Epileptic Disord 2:173-6. 2000
    ..Electrophysiological studies showed that these episodes are an unusual type of startle response and that they may be associated with Coffin-Lowry syndrome...
  16. ncbi Dravet syndrome: a study of 53 patients
    Roberto Horacio Caraballo
    Neurology Department Hospital de Pediatría Prof Dr Juan P Garrahan, Combate de los Pozos 1881, CP 1245, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Epilepsy Res 70:S231-8. 2006
    ..We analyzed the electroclinical features, treatment and evolution of patients with Dravet syndrome (DS)...
  17. ncbi [Clinical and electroencephalographic aspects of late infantile neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis]
    R Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital de Ninos Prof Dr Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Rev Neurol 40:135-40. 2005
    ..In this paper we describe the clinical characteristics, and particularly the epileptic seizures and electroencephalographic findings, in 15 patients with a pathology diagnosis of late infantile neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis (NCL)...
  18. ncbi [A particular type of epilepsy in patients with congenital hemiparesis associated with polymicrogyria or unilateral pachygyria]
    R H Caraballo
    , , Prof Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Rev Neurol 25:1058-63. 1997
    ..At about the age of 6 a peculiar electro-clinical condition developed. Response to treatment was satisfactory, although the follow-up period is still not long...
  19. ncbi [Idiopathic partial epilepsy with occipital paroxysms]
    R H Caraballo
    , Hospital Nacional de Pediatria J P Garraham, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Rev Neurol 25:1052-8. 1997
    ..These formed a third group. CONCLUSIONS: This study confirms the existence of two variantes of EPBI-O; the 'Gastaut' type and the 'Panayiotopoulos' type with a more benign and more frequent course...
  20. ncbi [Acquired epileptic aphasia]
    R H Caraballo
    , , Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Rev Neurol 29:899-907. 1999
    ..Globally, seven out of fifteen patients overcame their speech disorder...
  21. ncbi Bilateral posterior agyria-pachygyria and epilepsy
    Roberto Horacio Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital de niñfos Juan P Garrahan, Combate de los Pozos 1181, CP 1245, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Brain Dev 25:122-6. 2003
    ..Magnetic resonance image is the best neuroradiological study to identify this disorder of cortical development...
  22. ncbi Ketogenic diet in patients with myoclonic-astatic epilepsy
    Roberto Horacio Caraballo
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital de Pediatria Prof Dr Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Epileptic Disord 8:151-5. 2006
    ..In drug resistant cases of myoclonic-astatic epilepsy, the diet should be considered early in the course of this syndrome and not as a last resort...
  23. ncbi Myoclonic status in nonprogressive encephalopathies: study of 29 cases
    Roberto Horacio Caraballo
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de Pediatria Prof Dr Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Epilepsia 48:107-13. 2007
    ..Here, we describe the electroclinical features and evolution of MSNE...
  24. ncbi Childhood occipital epilepsy of Gastaut: a study of 33 patients
    Roberto Horacio Caraballo
    Neurology Department, Hospital Nacional de Pediatria Prof Dr Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Epilepsia 49:288-97. 2008
    ..To characterize the electroclinical features and evolution of childhood occipital epilepsy of Gastaut (COE-G)...
  25. doi Epileptic encephalopathy with continuous spikes and waves during sleep in children with shunted hydrocephalus: a study of nine cases
    Roberto Horacio Caraballo
    Hospital de Pediatria Prof Dr Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Epilepsia 49:1520-7. 2008
    ..We present a series of nine patients with early-onset hydrocephalus who had seizures and continuous spikes and waves during slow sleep (CSWS) associated with neurocognitive and motor deterioration...
  26. doi Migrating focal seizures in infancy: analysis of the electroclinical patterns in 17 patients
    Roberto Horacio Caraballo
    Neurology Department, Hospital de Pediatria Prof Dr Juan P Garrahan, Combate de los Pozos 1881, CP 1245, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Child Neurol 23:497-506. 2008
    ..The focal seizures were refractory to antiepileptic drugs, and all patients except 3 had severe developmental delay. Migrating focal seizures in infancy is a newly defined and rare, but underrecognized, epileptic encephalopathy...