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Disease Amnesia, Anterograde

Name Amnesia, Anterograde
Synonyms Amnesia, Post Ictal | Amnesia, Post-Ictal | Amnesias, Anterograde | Amnesias, Post-Ictal | Anterograde Amnesia | Anterograde Amnesias | Anterograde Memory Loss | Anterograde Memory Losses | Losses, Post-Ictal Memory | Loss, Post-Ictal Memory | Memory Loss, Anterograde | Memory Losses, Anterograde | Memory Losses, Post-Ictal | Memory Loss, Post-Ictal | Post-Ictal Amnesia | Post-Ictal Amnesias | Post Ictal Memory Loss | Post-Ictal Memory Loss | Post-Ictal Memory Losses
Definition Loss of the ability to form new memories beyond a certain point in time. This condition may be organic or psychogenic in origin. Organically induced anterograde amnesia may follow CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA; SEIZURES; ANOXIA; and other conditions which adversely affect neural structures associated with memory formation (e.g., the HIPPOCAMPUS; FORNIX (BRAIN); MAMMILLARY BODIES; and ANTERIOR THALAMIC NUCLEI). (From Memory 1997 Jan-Mar;5(1-2):49-71)
Categories Mental disorder | Nervous system disease | Signs and symptoms
MeSH® ID D020324
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3. DiseasesMental Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neurocognitive Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Amnesia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Amnesia, Anterograde Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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