Rapamycin has a beneficial effect on controlling epilepsy in children with tuberous sclerosis complex: results of 7 children from a cohort of 86

CANPOLAT M. , PER H. , GÜMÜŞ H. , Yikilmaz A. , ÜNAL E. , PATIROĞLU T. , ...More

CHILDS NERVOUS SYSTEM, vol.30, no.2, pp.227-240, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00381-013-2185-6
  • Title of Journal : CHILDS NERVOUS SYSTEM
  • Page Numbers: pp.227-240


Tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) is a genetic disorder characterized by the formation of hamartomas in various organ systems. We would like share our experience from 86 patients and the results of rapamycin treatment in seven children with TSC.