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Moreover, chronic cerebellar stimulation is more effective in models of generalized or focal epilepsies of the limbic system and less effective in models of focal epilepsies of the sensory-motor cortex. Human studies have shown that chronic cerebellar stimulation may be offered to patients with intractable seizures originating from bilateral or extra temporal foci. Although nonblinded clinical reports are encouraging, double-blind studies showed no benefit . Classical experiments by Dempsey and Morrison  demonstrated that the stimulation of the midline thalamus in cats influence cortical EEG.
Extended lesionectomy means complete removal of a lesion which may be combined with amygdalohippocampectomy. Selective amygdalohippocampectomy aims at removal of the mesiotemporal structures which are considered to be critical in the epileptogenesis while completely sparing the temporal neocortex [20, 27]. Since the introduction of selective amygdalohippocampectomy by Niemeyer  using the transcortical 30 Fig. 2. Postoperative MRI after right-sided transsylvian selective amygdalohippocampectomy approach, several modifications have been published: the transsulcal, the subtemporal and the transsylvian routes.
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