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Epilepsy the only reason for hemispherectomy?
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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics
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In brief: No
Children with hemiparesis secondary to porencephaly or focal/hemispheric malformations such as hemimegalencephaly or sturge-weber syndrome are candidates as well.

In brief: No
Children with hemiparesis secondary to porencephaly or focal/hemispheric malformations such as hemimegalencephaly or sturge-weber syndrome are candidates as well.
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