Hypothalamotomy in a sexually deviated patient: MRT-based verification of the lesion after 34 years

Sebastian Payer, Hans-Dieter Timmann Förster, Manfred Westphal, Dieter Müller & Wolfgang Hamel
Objective: In the 1970-ies hypothalamotomies have been performed in selected clinical centres in Germany and Slovakia for the treatment of deviant sexual behaviour. Roeder has described the target in the anterior hypothalamus in animal studies. At that time imaging was done by ventriculography and the[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]