Bizarre case study: Man goes to hospital for leg pain, finds out he only has half a brain

In 2007, a perfectly healthy 44-year-old man complaining of minor leg weakness baffled doctors in France when a medical exam revealed that most of his brain was missing. Although researchers can explain why he lost his brain, figuring out how he managed to live so long without it is more difficult. However, a recent study may…


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    >> this build-up slowly condensed and consumed the actual brain matter until it only remained on the outer areas of the skull, much similar to a shell.

    Wait. So his brain was on the OUTSIDE of his skull? Squishy, squishy.