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Korsakoff’s psychosis

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Description of Korsakoff’s psychosis

Korsakoff’s psychosis (medical condition): Brain condition with progressive memory loss...more »

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Korsakoff’s psychosis: A form of amnesia involving the loss of short-term memory and inability to learn new skills. The patient may also be disorientated and delirious. The condition is often observed in chronic alcoholics.

Korsakoff’s psychosis: dementia observed during the last stages of severe chronic alcoholism; involves loss of memory for recent events although long term memory is intact.
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Korsakoff’s psychosis as a Disease

Korsakoff’s psychosis (medical condition): See Korsakoff's psychosis (disease information).
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Broader terms for Korsakoff’s psychosis

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The following terms can be used for Korsakoff’s psychosis

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Hierarchical classifications of Korsakoff’s psychosis

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  • dementedness,dementia
  • insanity
  • mental disease,mental illness,psychopathy
  • mental state,psychological state
  • condition,status
  • state

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