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What type of amnesia is called when someone loses all his memory?

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Dr. Paul Gilson
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In brief: Global amnesia

Anterograde amnesia one cannot recall on going events and with retrograde amnesia one has difficulty recalling the past.

In brief: Global amnesia

Anterograde amnesia one cannot recall on going events and with retrograde amnesia one has difficulty recalling the past.
Dr. Paul Gilson
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Dr. Paul Gilson
on going memory loss is antergrade. and re-calling memory is retrograde loss
Dr. Paul Gilson
global is loss of total recall..often an ill defindined componenent of both antero and retro grade amnesia
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