[Diffusion-weighted MR imaging in a case of dissociative amnesia].

Abstract

The differential diagnosis of psychogenic vs. organic amnestic syndromes may cause difficulty in certain cases. Here, we report a case of psychogenic amnesia which occurred after alcohol intoxication and mild head trauma. The initial memory deficit was very severe consisting of near-complete retrograde amnesia and anterograde amnesia covering 12 hours. The… (More)

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@article{Back1998DiffusionweightedMI, title={[Diffusion-weighted MR imaging in a case of dissociative amnesia].}, author={Timothy C. Back and Christoph R Haag and A. Buchberger and Thomas Mayer}, journal={Der Nervenarzt}, year={1998}, volume={69 10}, pages={909-12} }