The Effects of Ketogenic Diet on Seizures, Cognitive Functions, and Other Neurological Disorders in Classical Phenotype of Glucose Transporter 1 Deficiency Syndrome

GÜMÜŞ H. , BAYRAM A. K. , KARDAŞ F. , CANPOLAT M. , Caglayan A. O. , KUMANDAŞ S. , ...More

NEUROPEDIATRICS, vol.46, no.5, pp.313-320, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1055/s-0035-1558435
  • Title of Journal : NEUROPEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.313-320


Objectives The purpose of this study was to characterize patients who were diagnosed with glucose transporter protein 1 deficiency syndrome (Glut1D), and also to assess the efficacy of ketogenic diet (KD) therapy on seizure control, cognitive functions, and other neurological disorders.