West Syndrome: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

The syndrome West (SW) is a type of childhood epilepsy age – dependent (Arce-Portillo et al., 2011). It is an epileptic encephalopathy characterized by a symptomatic triad: infantile spasms, hypsarrhythmia and delay in psychomotor development. In addition, it is also common to find other names in this pathology, such as “Infantile Spasm” or “Infantile Spasms”, in the Anglo-Saxon medical … Read more