Learn About Kluver Bucy Syndrome

What is the definition of Kluver Bucy Syndrome?
Kluver Bucy syndrome is a rare behavioral impairment characterized by inappropriate sexual behaviors and mouthing of objects. Other signs and symptoms, include a diminished ability to visually recognize objects, loss of normal fear and anger responses, memory loss, distractibility, seizures, and dementia. It is associated with damage to the anterior temporal lobes of the brain. Cases have been reported in association with herpes encephalitis and head trauma. Treatment is symptomatic and may include the use of psychotropic medications.
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What are the alternative names for Kluver Bucy Syndrome?
  • Bilateral temporal lobe disorder
  • Post-encephalitic Kluver Bucy syndrome (type)
  • Post-traumatic Kluver Bucy syndrome (type)
  • Memory loss, extreme sexual behavior, placidity, and visual distractibility
Who are the top Kluver Bucy Syndrome Local Doctors?
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Universitat Autònoma De Barcelona

Barcelona, CT, ES 

Susana Boronat is in Barcelona, Spain. Boronat is rated as a Distinguished expert by MediFind in the treatment of Kluver Bucy Syndrome. She is also highly rated in 8 other conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Kluver Bucy Syndrome, Tuberous Sclerosis Complex, Tuberous Sclerosis, and Chromosome 15q Duplication.

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Hospital Universitari Vall D'Hebron

Barcelona, CT, ES 

Alfons Macaya is in Barcelona, Spain. Macaya is rated as a Distinguished expert by MediFind in the treatment of Kluver Bucy Syndrome. He is also highly rated in 28 other conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Kluver Bucy Syndrome, Tuberous Sclerosis Complex, Tuberous Sclerosis, and Sporadic Hemiplegic Migraine.

 
 
 
 
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Postgraduate Institute Of Medical Education And Research

Chandigarh, CH, IN 

Lokesh Saini is in Chandigarh, India. Saini is rated as a Distinguished expert by MediFind in the treatment of Kluver Bucy Syndrome. He is also highly rated in 27 other conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Kluver Bucy Syndrome, Aicardi Syndrome, Acute Flaccid Myelitis, and Tuberculous Meningitis.

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