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Can people really get amnesia like in soap operas?
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Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
Neurology
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In brief: Probably not
Loss of memory is exaggerated and often do not fall into a recognizable medical entity in many instances depicted in movies or tv serials.

In brief: Probably not
Loss of memory is exaggerated and often do not fall into a recognizable medical entity in many instances depicted in movies or tv serials.
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