Objective: Earlier research using a small sample, investigated the sensitivity of the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children-Fifth Edition (WISC-V), to cognitive status in children and adolescents with epilepsy. The present investigation replicates and expands this prior work in a larger sample. Method: 40 consecutively evaluated children and adolescents with epilepsy received the WISC-V as part of their assessment. Means and standard deviations were calculated for composites and subtests. Correlations assessed the relations between composites and epilepsy severity variables. Results: Participant ages ranged from 6–15 years (Mean = 9.42); average age of epilepsy onset was 4.07 years. The mean WISC-V Full Scale IQ was 85.12 (SD = 15.96, range = 48-118). The composites, in order from weakest to strongest, were the Processing Speed Index (PSI; Mean = 84.65, SD = 17.56), followed by the Working Memory Index (WMI; Mean = 85.70, SD = 17.48), Visual Spatial Index (VSI; Mean = 86.53,...

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