Amnesic Syndromes After Surgery of Anterior Communicating Artery Aneurysms

@article{Vilkki1985AmnesicSA,
  title={Amnesic Syndromes After Surgery of Anterior Communicating Artery Aneurysms},
  author={Juhani S Vilkki},
  journal={Cortex},
  year={1985},
  volume={21},
  pages={431-444}
}
Five patients had severe generalized disorder of memory, which lasted for several months after anterior communicating artery aneurysm surgery. Two of them had no signs of frontal lobe lesions. They were confused for not more than four days after surgery. One of them performed normally on the non-memory tests and short-term memory tests. Cues did not substantially improve his poor memory performance. The other patient had similar test results, but he had poor imagination in an inkblot perception… CONTINUE READING

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