Wiki Number: W009
Diagnosis: Anterograde Amnesia
Brain Area: hippocampus, temporal cortex, medial temporal lobe; Right hippocampus-spatial; left hippocampus-verbal
Progression: No new declarative memories, may lose recent memories.Keep procedural memories.
Causes: drugs, brain injury, encephalitis inflammation, alcohol blackout
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- A case of anterograde amnesia in an MS-like demyelination after COVID-19by Stefano Terruzzi on October 18, 2021
- Primary phlebitis of central nervous system revealed by black-blood magnetic resonance imagingby Jinsoo Koh on October 14, 2021
Primary phlebitis of the central nervous system (PPCNS) is a rare condition that might be a subset of primary angiitis of the CNS. In this case report, the patient was a 39-year-old man with a 2-week history of anterograde amnesia and abnormal behaviours. Black-blood MRI (BB-MRI) showed contrast enhancement of the left basilar vein and cerebral superficial veins. Angiography showed unremarkable change in arteries. After a thorough differential diagnosis, we diagnosed PPCNS and then administered...
- ED50 for intravenous midazolam-induced amnesia and its duration in surgical patientsby Jing Yan on September 15, 2021
CONCLUSION: In this study, the ED50 , ED95 and maintenance time of the forgetting effect of intravenous midazolam were preliminarily determined.
- Who Are You? The Study of Personality in Patients With Anterograde Amnesiaby McKenna M Garland on September 14, 2021
Little is known about the role of declarative memory in the ongoing perception of one's personality. Seven individuals who developed a rare and severe type of anterograde amnesia following damage to their medial temporal lobes were identified from our neurological patient registry. We examined the stability of their personality ratings on the Big Five Inventory over five retest periods and assessed the accuracy of their ratings via analyses of self-caregiver agreement. The patients portrayed a...