Isolated and focal retrograde amnesia: a hiatus in the past.

@article{Yamadori2001IsolatedAF,
  title={Isolated and focal retrograde amnesia: a hiatus in the past.},
  author={Atsushi Yamadori and Kyoko Suzuki and Masahisa Shimada and Takashi Tsukiura and Tsuneo Morishima and Toshikatsu Fujii},
  journal={The Tohoku journal of experimental medicine},
  year={2001},
  volume={193 1},
  pages={
          57-65
        }
}
Two cases of isolated retrograde amnesia were reported. Both showed the same clinical pattern in development and resolution of amnesia despite of different etiologies. Sudden insult to the brain (trauma in Case 1 and viral encephalitis in Case 2) caused concurrent antero- and retrograde amnesia. Fortunately both recovered from the anterograde amnesia completely. However, both were left with a period of postictal amnesia of a few months and retrograde amnesia of up to 14 months' duration. The… CONTINUE READING
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