Dissociative Amnesia

Dissociative amnesia is a type of dissociative disorder that involves inability to recall important personal information that would not typically be lost with ordinary forgetting. It is usually caused by trauma or stress. Diagnosis is based on history after ruling out other causes of amnesia.

 

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Diagnoses: Dissociative Amnesia -See Amnesia-Psychogenic,” entry W009. No differences were listed
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