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Landau-Kleffner Syndrome

By Donner, Elizabeth J.


This online article, written in Chinese, describes Landau-Kleffner Syndrome (LKS), a rare condition in which children have seizures and lose speech. The article identifies the features of LKS and provides information about treatments and prognosis. The article also discusses how LKS can resemble autism or continuous spikes and waves during slow sleep (CSWS).

This resource is available in English. French, and Chinese.

The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) in Toronto, Ontario, “is a health-care community dedicated to improving the health of children. Our mission is to provide the best in family-centred, compassionate care, to lead in scientific and clinical advancement, and to prepare the next generation of leaders in child health.” [Website]

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This online article is in Chinese


Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids)
Ontario, Canada

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