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24_Retrograde - Retrograde Amnesia Loss of memory for...

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    Retrograde Amnesia Loss of memory for events and information  that occurred before the onset of the memory  disorder. Motivated Forgetting  Caused by personal crisis.   Individual oriented to time and place but not  identity.  Either fails to recall identity or  confabulates false identity. Organic Retrograde Amnesia  Caused by brain  injury.  Individual not oriented to time and place.  
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  Psychogenic Amnesia Motivated Forgetting: Also known as  fugue state . Caused by personal crisis. Individual oriented to time and place but not  identity.   Either fails to recall identity or confabulates false identity. The case of A.T. (Kopelman, Christensen, Puffett, and  Stanhope - 1994). Evidence to suggest that memory for identity was not lost. Very rare and tends to be associated with 
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