Definition of Korsakov's psychosis

1. Noun. Dementia observed during the last stages of severe chronic alcoholism; involves loss of memory for recent events although long term memory is intact.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Korsakov's Psychosis

Koreshian
Korey
Korf's Algorithm
Korff's fibres
Kori
Korinthos
Kornberg enzyme
Koror
Korotkoff's test
Korotkoff method
Korotkoff sounds
Korowai
Korsakoff's psychosis
Korsakoff's syndrome
Korsakov's psychosis
Korsakov's syndrome
Kory
Koryak
Korybant
Korybantes
Korzybski
Koschei
Kosciusko
Kosciuszko
Koshland-Nemethy-Filmer model
Kosovan
Kosovans
Kosovar
Kosovars

Literary usage of Korsakov's psychosis

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1. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by American Neurological Association, Philadelphia Neurological Society, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association, Boston Society of Psychiatry and Neurology (1905)
"The author perhaps means to exclude from his consideration this class of cases; but if so, he does not make the fact very clear. 6. Korsakov/s Psychosis. ..."

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