Lauro Wichert Ana

Summary

Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Typical and atypical perfusion patterns in periictal SPECT of patients with unilateral temporal lobe epilepsy
    L Wichert-Ana
    Department of Neurology Center for Epilepsy Surgery CIREP, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil
    Epilepsia 42:660-6. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Sphenoid sinus bleeding during generalized seizure: a rare SISCOM (subtraction ictal SPECT coregistered with MRI) finding mimicking skull base tumor
    Lauro Wichert-Ana
    Department of Neurology, Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo USP, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil
    Clin Nucl Med 32:45-6. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment for mesial temporal lobe epilepsy in the presence of massive calcified neurocysticercosis
    Lauro Wichert-Ana
    Department of Neurology, Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Av Bandeirantes 3900, Campus Universitario, Monte Alegre, Ribeirao Preto, SpCEP 14 048 900, Brazil
    Arch Neurol 61:1117-9. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Ictal chronology and interictal spikes predict perfusion patterns in temporal lobe epilepsy: a multivariate study
    Lauro Wichert-Ana
    Department of Neurology, Epilepsy Surgery Center CIREP, Ribeirao Preto Medical School, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
    Seizure 13:346-57. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Ictal technetium-99 m ethyl cysteinate dimer single-photon emission tomographic findings in epileptic patients with polymicrogyria syndromes: a subtraction of ictal-interictal SPECT coregistered to MRI study
    Lauro Wichert-Ana
    Department of Neurology, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 35:1159-70. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Interictal hyperemia correlates with epileptogenicity in polymicrogyric cortex
    Lauro Wichert-Ana
    Department of Neurology, Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil
    Epilepsy Res 79:39-48. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Neurobiological substrates of electroconvulsive therapy for Tourette syndrome: a Serial SISCOM study
    Silvio Luiz Morais
    Department of Neurology, Psychiatry, and Clinical Psychology, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J ECT 23:278-80. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Variable fMRI activation during two different language tasks in a patient with cognitive delay
    Sara Escorsi-Rosset
    Epilepsy Surgery Center, Department of Neurology, Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Avenida Bandeirantes 3900, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 65:985-7. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Outcome of hemispheric surgeries for refractory epilepsy in pediatric patients
    Vera Cristina Terra-Bustamante
    Department of Neurology, Psychiatry and Psychology, Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, CEP 14048 900 Ribeirão Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Childs Nerv Syst 23:321-6. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Temporal lobe epilepsy surgery in children and adolescents: clinical characteristics and post-surgical outcome
    Vera Cristina Terra-Bustamante
    Department of Neurology, Hospital das Clinicas, Av Bandeirantes, 3900 Monte Alegre, Brazil
    Seizure 14:274-81. 2005

Collaborators

  • Vera Cristina Terra Bustamante
  • R Guarnieri
  • N Garcia-Cairasco
  • João Pereira Leite
  • Jaime Eduardo Cecilio Hallak
  • T R Velasco
  • Americo C Sakamoto
  • Marlene de Fátima Turcato
  • Vera C Terra-Bustamante
  • O M Takayanagui
  • Fulvio A Scorza
  • Vera C Terra
  • V R Martins
  • Lauro Wichert-Ana
  • David Araujo
  • Veriano Alexandre
  • Roger Walz
  • Marino Muxfeldt Bianchin
  • Sara Escorsi-Rosset
  • Antonio Carlos Santos
  • Paulo Mazzoncini de Azevedo-Marques
  • Mery Kato
  • Antonio C Santos
  • Marino M Bianchin
  • Poliana Bertti
  • Maria Luiza Cleto Dal-Cól
  • Whemberton Martins Araújo
  • João A Assirati
  • Carlos G Carlotti
  • Carlos Gilberto Carlotti
  • Cecília Souza-Oliveira
  • Regina Maria França Fernandes
  • Lucas Ferrari Oliveira
  • Helio Rubens Machado
  • Marcus Vinícius Simões
  • Bruno Lobão-Soares
  • Silvio Luiz Morais
  • Lucas Ferrari de Oliveira
  • Erica R Coimbra
  • Helio R Machado
  • Luciano N Serafini
  • Charles L Dalmagro
  • Rodrigo F Cury
  • José Alexandre de Souza Crippa
  • L Wichert-Ana
  • José Antônio Cortes de Oliveira
  • Marcelo Cairrão Araujo Rodrigues
  • Guilherme Nogueira Derenusson
  • Serdar Murat Dursun
  • Joel Porfirio Pinto
  • Fabrício Calvo
  • Norberto Cysne Coimbra
  • Emerson Henklain Ferruzzi
  • Juliana Almeida da Silva
  • Draulio Barros de Araujo
  • Ana Luiza Bernardes Terzian
  • Ana Gabriela Hounie
  • Draulio B de Araujo
  • Michele C Landemberger
  • Karinne Rezek
  • Michelle N Valadão
  • Ricardo R Brentani
  • Gustavo N Simao
  • Octavio M Pontes-Neto
  • Rosa M R P S Castro
  • Luciana M Inuzuka
  • Antonio Carlos Dos Santos
  • Griselda E J Garrido
  • Philip K McGuire
  • João Alberto Assirati
  • Regina M F Fernandes
  • Geraldo Filho Busatto
  • Antonio Waldo Zuardi
  • Paulo M Azevedo-Marques
  • Lucas Ferrari
  • M Kato
  • A C Bastos
  • J A Assirati
  • H R Machado
  • V A Júnior
  • D Araujo

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Typical and atypical perfusion patterns in periictal SPECT of patients with unilateral temporal lobe epilepsy
    L Wichert-Ana
    Department of Neurology Center for Epilepsy Surgery CIREP, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil
    Epilepsia 42:660-6. 2001
    ..To characterize perfusion patterns of periictal single-photon emission tomography (SPECT) in patients with unilateral temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) and to determine their relationship to the epileptogenic zone (EZ)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sphenoid sinus bleeding during generalized seizure: a rare SISCOM (subtraction ictal SPECT coregistered with MRI) finding mimicking skull base tumor
    Lauro Wichert-Ana
    Department of Neurology, Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo USP, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil
    Clin Nucl Med 32:45-6. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment for mesial temporal lobe epilepsy in the presence of massive calcified neurocysticercosis
    Lauro Wichert-Ana
    Department of Neurology, Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Av Bandeirantes 3900, Campus Universitario, Monte Alegre, Ribeirao Preto, SpCEP 14 048 900, Brazil
    Arch Neurol 61:1117-9. 2004
    ..The most common clinical manifestations of NCC are epileptic seizures. Whenever epilepsy and NCC coexist in the same patient, an uncertainty may rise about a causal relationship between them...
  4. ncbi request reprint Ictal chronology and interictal spikes predict perfusion patterns in temporal lobe epilepsy: a multivariate study
    Lauro Wichert-Ana
    Department of Neurology, Epilepsy Surgery Center CIREP, Ribeirao Preto Medical School, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
    Seizure 13:346-57. 2004
    ..BIS showed that beyond a more complex epileptogenicity and seizure propagation, they may also lead to APP...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ictal technetium-99 m ethyl cysteinate dimer single-photon emission tomographic findings in epileptic patients with polymicrogyria syndromes: a subtraction of ictal-interictal SPECT coregistered to MRI study
    Lauro Wichert-Ana
    Department of Neurology, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 35:1159-70. 2008
    ..To describe the ictal technetium-99 m-ECD SPECT findings in polymicrogyria syndromes (PMG) during epileptic seizures...
  6. doi request reprint Interictal hyperemia correlates with epileptogenicity in polymicrogyric cortex
    Lauro Wichert-Ana
    Department of Neurology, Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil
    Epilepsy Res 79:39-48. 2008
    ..To investigate pathophysiological factors underlying the presence of interictal hyperperfusion within the limits of the polymicrogyric (PMG) cortex in epileptic patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Neurobiological substrates of electroconvulsive therapy for Tourette syndrome: a Serial SISCOM study
    Silvio Luiz Morais
    Department of Neurology, Psychiatry, and Clinical Psychology, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J ECT 23:278-80. 2007
    ..The neural substrates of this treatment process were further analyzed by woxel-wise subtracted single photon emission tomography images...
  8. ncbi request reprint Variable fMRI activation during two different language tasks in a patient with cognitive delay
    Sara Escorsi-Rosset
    Epilepsy Surgery Center, Department of Neurology, Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Avenida Bandeirantes 3900, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 65:985-7. 2007
    ..We found a strong activation of Broca's area in the most difficult task. We suggest that a multi-task fMRI study could be successful in patients with cognitive delay...
  9. ncbi request reprint Outcome of hemispheric surgeries for refractory epilepsy in pediatric patients
    Vera Cristina Terra-Bustamante
    Department of Neurology, Psychiatry and Psychology, Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, CEP 14048 900 Ribeirão Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Childs Nerv Syst 23:321-6. 2007
    ..Although described more than 50 years ago, several new techniques for hemispherectomy have only recently been proposed aiming to reduce operatory risks and morbidity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Temporal lobe epilepsy surgery in children and adolescents: clinical characteristics and post-surgical outcome
    Vera Cristina Terra-Bustamante
    Department of Neurology, Hospital das Clinicas, Av Bandeirantes, 3900 Monte Alegre, Brazil
    Seizure 14:274-81. 2005
    ..In this paper we report on the surgical outcome of a series of TLE patients ranging in age from 1 to 18 years at the time of operation...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Hyperammonemia secondary to the use of valproic acid: case report]
    Marlene de Fátima Turcato
    Departamento de Neurologia, Psiquiatria e Psicologia Medica, Hospital das Clinicas da Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto da Universidade de São Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brasil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 63:364-6. 2005
    ..The pathogenesis of valproate-induced hyperammonemia have been discussed. We conclude that routine monitoring of ammonia blood concentration are strongly recommended in patients under valproic acid treatment...
  12. doi request reprint Pediatric epilepsy surgery and sudden unexpected death epilepsy: the contribution of a Brazilian epilepsy surgery program
    Vera C Terra
    Departamento de Neurociências e Ciências do Comportamento, Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirao Preto, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Centro de Cirurgia de Epilepsia, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Childs Nerv Syst 26:1075-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to identify the incidence of SUDEP in a group of operated-on children and adolescents...
  13. doi request reprint The neurobiological substrates of behavioral manifestations during temporal lobe seizures: a neuroethological and ictal SPECT correlation study
    Poliana Bertti
    Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Experimental Neuroethology, Department of Physiology, Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, USP, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil
    Epilepsy Behav 17:344-53. 2010
    ..Coupling of neuroethology and SPECT findings reliably evaluates ictal behavior and functionality of associated brain areas...
  14. doi request reprint Comparative role of neuropsychological testing in the presurgical evaluation of children with medically intractable epilepsies
    Cecília Souza-Oliveira
    Department of Neurology, Psychiatry and Psychology, Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Childs Nerv Syst 25:875-80. 2009
    ..In the present study, we evaluated the preoperative demographic, clinical, and neuropsychological variables that could predict postoperative seizure outcome in a group of pediatric epileptic patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Is dystonic posturing during temporal lobe epileptic seizures the expression of an endogenous anticonvulsant system?
    Maria Luiza Cleto Dal-Cól
    Neurophysiology and Experimental Neuroethology Laboratory, Department of Physiology, Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto SP, Brazil
    Epilepsy Behav 12:39-48. 2008
    ..The question is: Do dystonia and underlying basal ganglia activation represent an attempt of the brain to block imminent secondary generalization?..
  16. ncbi request reprint [Pharmacological treatment of psychosis in epilepsy]
    Ricardo Guarnieri
    Centro de Cirurgia de Epilepsia, Hospital das Clinicas, Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirao Preto, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brasil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 26:57-61. 2004
    ..Therefore, in spite of the risk for AP induced convulsions be dose-dependent, higher doses of AP can be necessary in the treatment of POE...
  17. ncbi request reprint Interictal SPECT in patients with mesial temporal lobe epilepsy and psychosis: a case-control study
    Ricardo Guarnieri
    Center for Epilepsy Surgery CIREP, Ribeirao Preto Medical School, University of Sao Paulo, Av Bandeirantes, 3900, CEP 14 048 900, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
    Psychiatry Res 138:75-84. 2005
    ..This increase would be in accordance with recent findings of cingulate abnormalities in schizophrenia, suggesting that abnormal function in this region might be associated with the psychotic phenomena...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of cannabidiol (CBD) on regional cerebral blood flow
    José Alexandre de Souza Crippa
    Department of Neuropsychiatry and Medical Psychology, Faculty of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Neuropsychopharmacology 29:417-26. 2004
    ..001). These results suggest that CBD has anxiolytic properties, and that these effects are mediated by an action on limbic and paralimbic brain areas...
  19. ncbi request reprint Video-EEG monitoring in patients with normal MRI
    Tonicarlo Rodrigues Velasco
    Centro de Cirurgia de Epilepsia, Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirao Preto, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 61:65-71. 2003
  20. ncbi request reprint Focal nonconvulsive status epilepticus associated to PLEDs and intense focal hyperemia in an AIDS patient
    Rodrigo F Cury
    Section of Clinical Neurophysiology, Department of Neurology, Ribeirao Preto Medical School, University of Sao Paulo, Avenida Bandeirantes 3900, CEP 14 048 900, Monte Alegre, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Seizure 13:358-61. 2004
    ..Functional neuroimaging has suggested that, in this setting, PLEDs may indeed be an ictal pattern. In this report we describe perfusional changes in a patient with AIDS, PLEDs and NCSE...
  21. ncbi request reprint Language and motor FMRI activation in polymicrogyric cortex
    David Araujo
    Department of Neurology FMRP, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil
    Epilepsia 47:589-92. 2006
    ..To analyze the patterns of brain activation in polymicrogyric cortex in epilepsy patients by blood oxygenation level-dependent (BOLD) functional MRI (fMRI), during language and motor activation tasks...
  22. ncbi request reprint Surgically amenable epilepsies in children and adolescents: clinical, imaging, electrophysiological, and post-surgical outcome data
    Vera C Terra-Bustamante
    Department of Neurology, Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Campus Universitario, Brazil
    Childs Nerv Syst 21:546-51. 2005
    ..In this article we aim to report the experience of the Ribeirão Preto Epilepsy Surgery Program in pediatric epilepsy surgery...
  23. ncbi request reprint Volumetric evidence of bilateral damage in unilateral mesial temporal lobe epilepsy
    David Araujo
    Department of Neurology, Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Epilepsia 47:1354-9. 2006
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  24. ncbi request reprint Seizure outcome after surgery for epilepsy due to focal cortical dysplastic lesions
    Veriano Alexandre
    Department of Neurology, Psychiatry and Psychology, Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Seizure 15:420-7. 2006
    ..There was, however, a clear correlation with topography of FCD (temporal versus extratemporal) and regional ictal EEG onset, on univariate as well as multivariate analysis...
  25. ncbi request reprint Clinical features of patients with posterior cortex epilepsies and predictors of surgical outcome
    Charles L Dalmagro
    Epilepsy Surgery Center, Department of Neurology, Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo Ribeirao Preto, Brazil
    Epilepsia 46:1442-9. 2005
    ..The aim of our study was to analyze clinical characteristics of all PCE patients referred for surgery from 1994 to 2003, and to search for predictors of surgical outcome...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cognitive performance of patients with mesial temporal lobe epilepsy is not associated with human prion protein gene variant allele at codons 129 and 171
    Erica R Coimbra
    CIREP, Centro de Cirurgia de Epilepsia, Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirao Preto, Universidade de São Paulo FMRP USP, and Centro de Tratamento e Pesquisa Hospital do Câncer, Brazil
    Epilepsy Behav 8:635-42. 2006
    ..The presence of variant alleles at codons 129 and 171 is not associated to cognitive performance of patients with refractory MTLE-HS...
  27. ncbi request reprint Cellular prion protein regulates the motor behaviour performance and anxiety-induced responses in genetically modified mice
    Bruno Lobão-Soares
    Laboratório de Neuroanatomia and Neuropsicobiologia, Departamento de Farmacologia, Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto da Universidade de São Paulo USP, Av dos Bandeirantes, 3900, Ribeirao Preto, SP 14049 900, Brasil
    Behav Brain Res 183:87-94. 2007
    ..KO animals also tended to evoke fewer anxiety-related responses in the elevated plus-maze test. These findings indicate that the levels of PrP(C) in adult life are associated with possible changes in motility, anxiety, and equilibrium...