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., ÇAĞLAYAN A. O., Kumandas S., ...More

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

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1055/s-0035-1558435
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.313-320
  • Keywords: glucose transporter protein 1 deficiency syndrome, ketogenic diet, cognitive functions, seizures, children, OIL PHENOLIC-COMPOUNDS, MODIFIED ATKINS DIET, GLUCOSE-TRANSPORTER, BRAIN
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: No


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.