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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I am a 57 year old male. i was diagnosed as transient global amnesia 2years back, now i am on Levera - 500, telma 20 and storvas 10... on the...

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My sister-in-law recently had a memory-related problem. She was to meet me at the airport in O.C.,but she missed her plane in XXXXXXX She also...

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I have somewhat of a brain fog..slightly off kilter, but able to function? I feel slightly disoriented.I have HBP and conjecitve heart failure . Is...

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my husband had a weird happening yesterday. He is 71 in great shape mentally and physically. The emergency room doctor said it was transient global...

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My mother who is 86yrs old recently became confused & was suffering some memory loss about our family. The consultant at the hospital said it was...

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two days ago I had an incident that the hospital called a TIA but my symtoms weren't much like those I have read about. I have a four hour block...

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Hello. I had a cervical epidural injection for neck pain and arm numbness and pain (all on the left side) 11 days ago. I was under under anesthesia...

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