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The difference is due to the relatively small number of cases who score positive on both organic brain syndrome and depression cluster level.
There is reason to believe that defendant may be suffering from a form of organic brain syndrome or frontal lobe damage affecting his ability to control his conduct," Mr.
Premorbid intelligence, psychiatric or behavioral diagnoses, organic brain syndrome or substance abuse, or previous head injuries make a significant difference as well.
These findings may help elucidate the specific mechanisms behind two types of brain disease in humans: prosopagnosia -- in which the affected individual can identify emotions expressed on faces but cannot identify individuals by their faces -- and cerebral organic brain syndrome, where the opposite is true.