amnesic


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am·ne·sic

(am-nē'sik),
Relating to or characterized by amnesia.
Synonym(s): amnestic (1)

amnesic

/am·ne·sic/ (am-ne´sik) affected with or characterized by amnesia.

am·ne·sic

(am-nēsik)
Relating to or characterized by amnesia.
Synonym(s): amnestic (1) .

am·ne·sic

(am-nēsik)
Relating to or characterized by amnesia.
Synonym(s): amnestic (1) .

amnesic (amnē´zik),

n/adj affected with, or characterized by, amnesia.
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The semantic memory system is not dependent on the hippocampus or related structures, and world knowledge acquired prior to brain injury or disease is generally intact in amnesics.
At follow-up 18 months after initial presentation, there had been no further clinical events, but she remained amnesic.
Since opioids lack amnesic effects, the anesthesiologist may need to administer additional agents to achieve deeper levels of sedation.
It is a glutamate analog, which acts as a potent excitatory neurotransmitter and causes amnesic shellfish poisoning (ASP) in humans (Quilliam & Wright 1989, Quilliam et al.
As the product of nine abusive foster homes who was found amnesic at age four on a Phoenix street severely disfigured from a shooting, Lena Jones is perennially seeking information about her parents and her abandonment's circumstances.
There are, however, neither amnesic periods, nor other signs of a dissociative disorder.
At times, a patient's ability to learn is constrained by barriers such as anxiety, discomfort, amnesic or sedating medication, or time pressures.
The patient is seen to undergo an altered state of consciousness and is amnesic regarding the event.
7,8) The treatment of tetanus patients with muscle relaxants disquietingly led some anesthesiologists to ponder rather too publicly whether pancuronium might have amnesic properties
9 CNS, unspecified Organic amnesic syndrome, not [greater than or eqaul to] 12 F04 induced by alcohol and other psychoactive substances Early-onset cerebellar ataxia [greater than or eqaul to] 12 G11.
Christopher Butler, from Western General Hospital in Edinburgh, proposed that transient amnesic epilepsy might be a distinctive epilepsy syndrome.