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- He was suffering from total amnesia and dementia praecox and was duly incarcerated in an asylum in Rodez in central France.
- Total amnesia may also result from a medical operation that goes wrong.
- Reports by patients of memory loss are of the erasing of autobiographical memories or retrograde amnesia.
- Mixed with alcohol it can cause severe disorientation, amnesia and loss of consciousness.
- This period of childhood amnesia is now generally believed to end at about age three or four.
- It tells the story of a woman suffering from psychogenic amnesia who wakes up daily with her mind a total blank.
- Ordinary forgetfulness that emerges after a trauma must not be confused with amnesia for the trauma.
- Another form of potentially blissful ignorance is traumatic amnesia.
- One of the more interesting types of amnesia is what psychiatrists call the fugue state.
- If encoding is absent, amnesia will follow, as in the case of many of our dreams.
- In the wishful shelter of ignorance or amnesia, an abiding melancholy tends to creep into the populace.
- He said in cases of defence of amnesia or automatism, the court had to carefully scrutinise all evidence.
- Clearly, if I suffer selective amnesia, forgetting, say, five years of my life, I do not cease to be me.
- He slept like a log, his amnesia forgotten, through the morning and the noon.
- Were they to be subjected to artificial amnesia to make them forget what they saw and did?
- It covers a range of clinical presentations from identity disorder to amnesia.
- You are going to have to consider the difference between amnesia and automatism.
- The deputy either has a very short memory or is suffering from political amnesia.
- Post-traumatic amnesia is defined as ending when clear and continual memory returns.
- One theory is that he has suffered a trauma which has caused amnesia, one of the methods the mind uses to retreat from a shock.