[Prodromic fit of laughter and prerolandic tumor]

Rev Neurol (Paris). 1995 Mar;151(3):206-8.
[Article in French]


We report a case of "fou rire prodromique" heralding a right hemispheric glioblastoma involving the prerolandic cortex. The clinicoanatomical correlations of this phenomenon are discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Brain Neoplasms / complications*
  • Female
  • Glioblastoma / complications*
  • Humans
  • Laughter*
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Middle Aged