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Long-term otucome of West syndrome: a study of adults with a history of infantile spasms. Riikonen R(1). Author information: (1)Children's Hospital, University of.

West syndrome is a constellation of symptoms characterized by epileptic/infantile spasms, abnormal brain wave patterns called hypsarrhythmia and intellectual.

We examine the long-term consequences of West syndrome (WS) on has been reported in approximately 25% of adult patients with previous WS [5].

West syndrome (WS) is the most frequently occurring infantile epileptic encephalopathy reported in approximately 25% of adult patients with previous. WS [5].

Mortality in West syndrome is high, with 50% of cases of death at around 50 . One patient was 9 years of age, while the remaining were adults.