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Prefrontal tuberculoma.

  • Film

About this work


A brief demonstration of a case of a prefrontal brain tumour. The growth was caused by tuberculosis. An x-ray of the patient's head is shown. The operation to remove the tumour is shown, and the removed tumour is displayed. The male patient is shown six months after the surgery, healthy and recovered but with slightly impaired movements.


England, 1933.

Physical description

1 film reel (9 min.) : silent, black and white, 16 mm

Creator/production credits

Produced by Prof. R.E. Kelly and Dr. Henry Cohen.

Copyright note

Copyright previously held by British Medical Association and assigned to Wellcome in 2005



  • English

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