Transient global amnesia

What is Transient global amnesia?

A condition commonly seen in old age characterized by sudden transient disturbance in the memory process.

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MY BROTHER IS 43 YEARS OLD AND WAS DIAGNOSED WITH MS AT THE AGE OF 22. HE IS CURRENTLY EXPERIENCING SHORT TERM MEMORY LOSS AND WAS HOSPITALIZED FOR...

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Cognitive impairment in MS is a known issue.

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I've been seeing a neurologist and he said he thinks that I have one of four things...Multiple Sclerosis, seizures, TIA's, or Transient Global Amnesia...

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Seizures are more likely.

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I am a 61 yo male with a arrhythmia, I have a pass maker and defib. I work from home and was in my office this morning working. It was about 12.30...

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Possible transient global amnesia but stroke and seizure should be excluded

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