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2022 Dec 21

J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis



Transient global amnesia – hippocampal lesions in magnetic resonance imaging.


Golenia A, Ferens A, Kolasa A, Ignatiuk A, Kostera-Pruszczyk A
J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2022 Dec 21; 32(3):106951.
PMID: 36565520.


Transient global amnesia is a benign syndrome characterized by a sudden onset loss of anterograde amnesia with full recovery. Magnetic resonance of the brain including diffusion-weighted imaging of patients with transient global amnesia revealed the presence of punctate hyperintense signal abnormalities in the hippocampus.