brain tumor

Following is a list of – and links to – information about structural causes associated with epilepsy.

Neurocutaneous Syndromes

Neurocutaneous syndromes are a group of neurologic (brain, spine, and peripheral nerve) disorders that can cause cutaneous (skin) manifestations, such as tumors that grow inside the brain, spinal cord, organs, skin, and skeletal bones. These disorders frequently also cause seizures, brain malformations, eye lesions, and intellectual disability.

Neurocutaneous syndromes that can be associated with seizures include

Authored By: 
Judy Gretsch
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Reviewed By: 
Elaine Wirrell MD
Sunday, April 26, 2020