Info Wanted on Landau Kleffner Syndrome

Portia Iversen portia at
Wed Jun 7 17:04:06 EST 1995

Other than doing a medline search for recent articles, I don't know of
any  references because LKS is such a new disease.  However, the 2 doctors
consideredto be the leading edge experts in LKS are:
Dr. Chez (Chicago) (708) 735-0300
Dr. Staphanados (Philadelphia) (215) 568-8348
Good Luck.

In article <199506041558.RAA17592 at>, dhess at IPROLINK.CH
(Dennis Hess) wrote:

> Greetings All,
> I would greatly appreciate if anyone could tell me where to obtain 
> literature concerning Landau Kleffner Syndrome. I understand it is 
> a disease related to Epilepsy and interferes with the brains 
> processing of spoken language. It is sometimes misdiagnosed as 
> Autism. I would appreciate Internet resources or places I could write
> and request articles. Thanks.
> Dennis Hess
> dhess at
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