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Synonyms for amnestic

of or relating to or caused by amnesia


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Default mode network connectivity and related white matter disruption in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients concurrent with amnestic mild cognitive impairment.
He started walking by the end of first week; however, his cognitive function did not fully restore and he had mild to moderate amnestic problems at discharge.
When memory is affected, the condition is known as "amnestic MCI." When thinking skills other than memory are affected, it's called "nonamnestic MCI." These other skills can include sound decision-making, visual perception, and judging the time needed to complete complicated tasks.
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is usually characterized by a progressive amnestic syndrome in elderly subjects, although younger patients may also present an atypical, focal, clinical syndrome in which a single cognitive domain, not related to memory, is predominantly affected, such as logopenic variant of primary progressive aphasia (lvPPA) and posterior cortical atrophy (PCA) [10].
In the ED, the patient endorsed suicidal ideation and was reportedly amnestic to the events prior to hospitalization.
However, the patient was amnestic to the events surrounding this syncopal episode and consequent collapse.
Propofol is frequently used for ECV because of its ease of titration, rapid onset of action, brief duration of sedation, and amnestic properties [1, 2, 3].
Relationship between herpes simplex virus-1-specific antibody titers and cortical brain damage in Alzheimer's disease and amnestic mild cognitive impairment.
These cases tend to occur at a younger age and often have a different clinical course than the traditional amnestic variant of Alzheimer's disease.
Only when they suddenly return to their former selves do they recall the time antedating the onset of fugue, but then they remain amnestic for the period of fugue itself.
The authors categorized this type of event as "para-suicidal amnestic behavior," although "sleep-related pseudo-suicidal behavior" might be a better term for this type of parasomnia because of its occurrence during sleep and non-deliberate nature.
Montine et al., "Intranasal insulin therapy for Alzheimer disease and amnestic mild cognitive impairment: a pilot clinical trial," Archives of Neurology, vol.
When comparing task to baseline, patients with amnestic MCI [29] or at risk of AD (due to their APOE4 genotype and family history) [11] showed reduced activation in the parahippocampal gyrus [29] and hippocampus [11], compared to controls.
MCI can be classified, according to the main area of impairment, as amnestic (memory primarily affected) or nonamnestic (other cognitive function).