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Li LM, Cendes F, Andermann F, Dubeau F, Arnold DL (2000) Spatial extent of neuronal metabolic dysfunction measured by proton MR spectroscopic imaging in patients with localizationrelated epilepsy. Epilepsia 41: 666-674 52. Li LM, Cendes F, Watson C, Andermann F, Fish DR, Dubeau F, Free S, Olivier A, Harkness W, Thomas DG, Duncan JS, Sander JW, Shorvon SD, Cook MJ, Arnold DL (1997) Surgical treatment of patients with single and dual pathology: relevance of lesion and of hippocampal atrophy to seizure outcome.

Experimental studies have shown biochemical differential effect of radiosurgery on the striatum, glial cell elimination, stem cell migration toward the target area, sprouting, ... Plasticity phenomenon are induced by radiosurgery when using non necrotizing dosemetry. Discussion. There is clinical and experimental evidence of Gamma Knife capability to induce modulation in the neural system. Detailed mechanism of this modulation and dosemetric parameters enabling to induce such plasticity with no necrosis are still unknown.

The functional deficit zone is defined as a region of cortex that in the interictal period is functioning abnormally as determined by neurological examination, neuropsychological testing, or functional neuroimaging. The location and extent of the functional deficit zone will depend on the destructive effect of the underlying structural lesion, the local and remote disturbance of brain function produced by the irritative zone, and possibly the long-lasting after-effects of frequent seizures that may persist into the so called interictal period.

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