“Gourmand syndrome”

  title={“Gourmand syndrome”},
  author={Marianne Regard and Theodor Landis},
  pages={1185 - 1190}
We present a new benign eating disorder associated with lesions involving parts of the right anterior cerebral hemisphere, This “gourmand” syndrome describes a preoccupation with food and a preference for fine eating. Two exemplary case reports illustrate this new syndrome. Analysis of the clinical and anatomical data of 36 patients who displayed this behavior revealed, in 34, a strong association with lesion location in the right anterior part of the brain involving cortical areas, basal… 
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