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How long would short term memory loss lasts after brain surgery!?

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Dr. Tung Nguyen
Neurosurgery

In brief: Depends on type

Post-op deficits, such as short-term memory problems, depend on the type of surgery, location, how much brain tissue was manipulated, length of surgery, etc.
It can last a few weeks, to being permanent. I would ask your neurosurgeon those specific questions.

In brief: Depends on type

Post-op deficits, such as short-term memory problems, depend on the type of surgery, location, how much brain tissue was manipulated, length of surgery, etc.
It can last a few weeks, to being permanent. I would ask your neurosurgeon those specific questions.
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