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Table 2 Type of epilepsy among patients with SLI

From: Association of epileptiform brain activity and specific language impairment (SLI) in preschool children

Type of seizure Number Antiepileptic drugs
Generalized (tonic and clonic) 5 (29.4%) Valproate and or lamotrigine
Myoclonic 2 (11.8%) Valproate and or levetiracetam
Absence 2 (11.8%) Ethosuximide and or valproate
Temporal lobe 5 (29.4%) Carbamazepine and or lamotrigine or levetiracetam
Benign childhood epilepsy 2 (11.8%) Carbamazepine
Other 1 (5.9%) Valproate