Commission of Penal Offences and Cerebral Tumors

  • K. Hartmann
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Neurosurgery book series (NEURO, volume 2)


Not very long ago an actual case involving German domestic politics and the law drew the attention of large sections of the public to a possible connection between cerebral lesions and criminal actions.


Meningioma Cholesteatoma Fist 


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