Letters Section Editor: Stephen J. Lurie,
MD, PhD, Senior Editor.
To the Editor: In his Clinical Crossroads article
about temporal lobe epilepsy, Dr Devinsky1 stated
that Vincent van Gogh had this disease. Arenberg et al,2 however,
have previously argued that van Gogh in fact had Meniere disease.
Gordon AG. Temporal Lobe Epilepsy and Auditory Symptoms—Reply. JAMA. 2003;290(18):2407. doi:10.1001/jama.290.18.2407-a