Susanne Fauser

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Is there evidence for clinical differences related to the new classification of temporal lobe cortical dysplasia?
    Susanne Fauser
    Epilepsy Center, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Epilepsia 54:909-17. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Critical review of palliative surgical techniques for intractable epilepsy
    Susanne Fauser
    Department of Neurosurgery, Epilepsy Center, University of Freiburg, Germany
    Adv Tech Stand Neurosurg 39:165-94. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing surgical outcome in patients with focal cortical dysplasia
    S Fauser
    Epilepsy Centre, University of Freiburg, Breisacher Str 64, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 79:103-5. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Multi-focal occurrence of cortical dysplasia in epilepsy patients
    Susanne Fauser
    Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Freiburg, Breisacher Strasse 64, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Brain 132:2079-90. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Focal cortical dysplasias: surgical outcome in 67 patients in relation to histological subtypes and dual pathology
    Susanne Fauser
    Epilepsy Center, University of Freiburg, Breisacher Strasse 64, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Brain 127:2406-18. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Epileptogenicity of cortical dysplasia in temporal lobe dual pathology: an electrophysiological study with invasive recordings
    Susanne Fauser
    Epilepsy Center, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Brain 129:82-95. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint How large must an epileptic focus be to cause an electrographic status epilepticus--a case report
    Susanne Fauser
    Department of Neurosurgery, Epilepsy Center, University of Freiburg, Breisacher Str 64, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Clin Neurophysiol 115:2274-9. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Changes in intracortical excitability after successful epilepsy surgery
    Claus Henning Läppchen
    Epilepsy Centre, University Hospital Freiburg, Breisacher Str 64, D 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Epilepsy Res 79:55-62. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Semiologic aspects of epileptic seizures in 31 patients with hypothalamic hamartoma
    Bernhard Oehl
    Epilepsy Center, University Hospital Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Epilepsia 51:2116-23. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Enhanced visualization of blurred gray-white matter junctions in focal cortical dysplasia by voxel-based 3D MRI analysis
    Hans Jurgen Huppertz
    Epilepsy Center, University Hospital Freiburg, Breisacher Str 64, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Epilepsy Res 67:35-50. 2005

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Is there evidence for clinical differences related to the new classification of temporal lobe cortical dysplasia?
    Susanne Fauser
    Epilepsy Center, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Epilepsia 54:909-17. 2013
    ..We investigated in a cohort of 100 patients with exclusively temporal FCD if the new subdivision of FCD is reflected in clinical characteristics...
  2. doi request reprint Critical review of palliative surgical techniques for intractable epilepsy
    Susanne Fauser
    Department of Neurosurgery, Epilepsy Center, University of Freiburg, Germany
    Adv Tech Stand Neurosurg 39:165-94. 2012
    ..This review summarizes experience with palliative approaches collected in adult and pediatric patient series over the past decades and may help to thoroughly balance beneficial effects and risks of each procedure...
  3. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing surgical outcome in patients with focal cortical dysplasia
    S Fauser
    Epilepsy Centre, University of Freiburg, Breisacher Str 64, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 79:103-5. 2008
    ..Histological subtype of the FCD and age at epilepsy onset had no significant predictive value. These findings strongly suggest early consideration of epilepsy surgery in FCD patients...
  4. doi request reprint Multi-focal occurrence of cortical dysplasia in epilepsy patients
    Susanne Fauser
    Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Freiburg, Breisacher Strasse 64, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Brain 132:2079-90. 2009
    ..Based on genetic analysis and clinical features, multi-FCD in this patient series was not likely to be related to tuberous sclerosis...
  5. ncbi request reprint Focal cortical dysplasias: surgical outcome in 67 patients in relation to histological subtypes and dual pathology
    Susanne Fauser
    Epilepsy Center, University of Freiburg, Breisacher Strasse 64, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Brain 127:2406-18. 2004
    ..A subanalysis of extratemporal FCDs, however, revealed a similar tendency for a better outcome with FCD type 1, suggesting that the histological subtype itself seems to be at least a relevant cofactor influencing postsurgical outcome...
  6. ncbi request reprint Epileptogenicity of cortical dysplasia in temporal lobe dual pathology: an electrophysiological study with invasive recordings
    Susanne Fauser
    Epilepsy Center, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Brain 129:82-95. 2006
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  7. ncbi request reprint How large must an epileptic focus be to cause an electrographic status epilepticus--a case report
    Susanne Fauser
    Department of Neurosurgery, Epilepsy Center, University of Freiburg, Breisacher Str 64, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Clin Neurophysiol 115:2274-9. 2004
    ..This observation is discussed with regard to implantation strategies and to possible superselective resective or modulatory approaches in the treatment of such limited epileptogenic areas...
  8. doi request reprint Changes in intracortical excitability after successful epilepsy surgery
    Claus Henning Läppchen
    Epilepsy Centre, University Hospital Freiburg, Breisacher Str 64, D 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Epilepsy Res 79:55-62. 2008
    ..Extended changes in excitability due to the presence or absence of an epileptic focus may be related to widespread functional impairments in patients with focal epilepsy...
  9. doi request reprint Semiologic aspects of epileptic seizures in 31 patients with hypothalamic hamartoma
    Bernhard Oehl
    Epilepsy Center, University Hospital Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Epilepsia 51:2116-23. 2010
    ..Characterization of seizure semiology in patients with hypothalamic hamartoma (HH) based on video-electroencephalography (EEG) monitoring (VEM)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Enhanced visualization of blurred gray-white matter junctions in focal cortical dysplasia by voxel-based 3D MRI analysis
    Hans Jurgen Huppertz
    Epilepsy Center, University Hospital Freiburg, Breisacher Str 64, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Epilepsy Res 67:35-50. 2005
    ..To improve the recognition and delineation of FCD we developed a novel voxel-based image post-processing method for enhanced visualization of blurred gray-white matter junctions...
  11. doi request reprint Outcome and predictors of interstitial radiosurgery in the treatment of gelastic epilepsy
    A Schulze-Bonhage
    Epilepsy Center, Neurocentre, University Hospital Freiburg, Breisacher Str 64, D 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Neurology 71:277-82. 2008
    ..Here we report the effects of interstitial radiosurgery in the treatment of this generally pharmacoresistant epilepsy syndrome...
  12. doi request reprint Changes in interhemispheric inhibition following successful epilepsy surgery: a TMS study
    C H Läppchen
    Department of Neurology, University Medical Center, Freiburg, Germany
    J Neurol 258:68-73. 2011
    ..These findings may contribute to a better understanding of widespread functional impairments in focal epilepsy...
  13. doi request reprint Focal cortical dysplasia: a genotype-phenotype analysis of polymorphisms and mutations in the TSC genes
    Christoph Gumbinger
    Epilepsy Center, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Epilepsia 50:1396-408. 2009
    ..Mutations or a germ-line predisposition in terms of increased polymorphisms in the TSC genes have been presumed to influence the pathogenesis of FCD. A detailed genotype-phenotype analysis of these patients has not been performed so far...
  14. doi request reprint Spread of ictal activity in focal epilepsy
    Katrin Götz-Trabert
    Epilepsy Centre, University Hospital of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Epilepsia 49:1594-601. 2008
    ..This study analyzes intracranial EEG-recordings for temporal characteristics of ictal spread and its dependence on focus localization...
  15. doi request reprint High frequency oscillations mirror disease activity in patients with focal cortical dysplasia
    Karolin Kerber
    Department of Neuropediatrics and Muscular Diseases, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany Epilepsy Center, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Epilepsia 54:1428-36. 2013
    ..High frequency oscillations are biomarkers for epileptic tissue, but it is unknown whether they can reflect increasingly dysplastic tissue changes as well as epileptic disease activity...
  16. ncbi request reprint The localizing and lateralizing value of ictal/postictal coughing in patients with focal epilepsies
    Susanne Fauser
    Epilepsy Center, University of Freiburg, Breisacher Street 64, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Seizure 13:403-10. 2004
    ..Coughing may be due to two different mechanisms, one dependent and the other independent from additional vegetative symptoms...
  17. ncbi request reprint CD34-immunoreactive balloon cells in cortical malformations
    Susanne Fauser
    Epilepsy Center, University of Freiburg, Breisacher Str 64, 79106 Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
    Acta Neuropathol 108:272-8. 2004
    ..Further studies are warranted to clarify the restricted expression of CD34 in balloon cells of the white matter...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Levetiracetam in combined therapy for focal epilepsy: experience with 80 patients]
    Andreas Schulze-Bonhage
    Epilepsiezentrum, Universitatsklinikum Freiburg, Freiburg, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 75:749-54. 2004
    ..Levetiracetam was released in 2000 as an antiepileptic drug for add-on treatment of focal epilepsies. Its efficacy and tolerability were investigated in this retrospective study...