fugue

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Synonyms for fugue

dissociative disorder in which a person forgets who they are and leaves home to creates a new life

a dreamlike state of altered consciousness that may last for hours or days

a musical form consisting of a theme repeated a fifth above or a fourth below its first statement

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In the new documentary, "Unknown White Male," director Rupert Murray tells the story of Doug Bruce, a former stock broker turned photographer, living alone in New York City, who, one evening in July 2003, apparently experienced a dissociative fugue state that lasted for at least several hours.
I believe this subconsciously contributed to my sudden outburst of the dissociative fugue.
To date, no controlled (Type 1 or Type 2) studies addressing the treatment of dissociative amnesia, dissociative fugue, or dissociative identity disorder have been reported.
But how do you explain the dissociative fugue state of MarketWatch.
This paper reports a case of status epilepticus presenting as dissociative fugue.