Impaired Olfactory Function in Patients with Mesial Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Associated with Hippocampal Sclerosis

Sezgin M., Samanci B., Sen C., Samanci Y., Bebek N., Orhan K. S., ...More

EPILEPSI, vol.26, no.1, pp.25-29, 2020 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.14744/epilepsi.2019.86648
  • Journal Name: EPILEPSI
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.25-29
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives: It has been proposed that olfactory function disorders, such as parosmia or hyposmia, were associated with mesial temporal lobe epilepsy with hippocampal sclerosis (MTLE-HS). In this study, we aimed to compare the olfactory function and its subtypes between MTLE-HS and healthy controls.