Skip to main content Accessibility help
×
Home
  • Print publication year: 2006
  • Online publication date: November 2009

Case 44 - Memory loss after gastrointestinal endoscopy

from Part II - Uncommon cases of stroke
FIRST DESCRIPTION
Fisher, C. M. & Adams, R. D.Transient global amnesia. Trans. Am. Neurol. Assoc. 1958; 83:143–146.
CURRENT REVIEW
Pantoni, L., Lamassa, M., & Inzitari, D.Transient global amnesia: a review emphasizing pathogenetic aspects. Acta Neurol. Scand. 2000; 102:275–283.
SUGGESTED READING
Gass, A., Gaa, J., Hirsch, J., Schwartz, A. & Hennerici, M. G.Lack of evidence of acute ischemic tissue change in transient global amnesia on single-shot echo-planar diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging. Stroke 1999; 30:2070–2072.
Quinette, P., Guillery-Girard, B., Dayan, J.et al. What does transient global amnesia really mean? Review of the literature and thorough study of 142 cases. Brain 2006; 129:1640–1658.
Sander, D., Winbeck, K., Etgen, T., Knapp, R., Klingelhöfer, J., & Conrad, B.Disturbance of venous flow patterns in patients with transient global amnesia. Lancet 2000; 356: 1982–1984.
Sedlaczek, O., Hirsch, J. G., Grips, E.et al. Detection of delayed focal MR changes in the lateral hippocampus in transient global amnesia. Neurology 2004; 62:2165–2170.