Failure to recall (but not to remember)

  title={Failure to recall (but not to remember)},
  author={Patrik Vuilleumier and Paul A. Despland and Franco Regli},
  pages={1036 - 1039}
We report a patient with a generalized frontal-predominant nonconvulsive status epilepticus without clinically apparent altered consciousness. The patient was examined and EEG performed during and after the episode. Severe retrograde and anterograde amnesia during the seizure, contrasting with a preservation of ongoing memories formation that could be assessed only after its resolution, suggests a transient disconnection of access to stored mnesic representations. This unusual memory disorder… 

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