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A case of bilateral temporal lobe agenesis
  1. C Lang,
  2. S Lehrl,
  3. W Huk
  1. Department of Neurology, Psychiatry, and Neurosurgery, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, West Germany


    A 76-year-old man with bilateral temporal lobe agenesis producing clinical features resembling the Robinson syndrome is described. The malformation was discovered during a routine CT examination after the appearance of a homonymous visual field defect. The patient was examined by (neuro) psychological testing. The findings are compared with other reported cases and discussed with regard to cerebral localisation.

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