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Psychogenic amnesia and self-identity: a multimodal functional investigation

Collette, S
Kaplan, P W
Published in European Journal of Neurology. 2011, vol. 18, no. 12, p. 1422-5
Abstract Patients with psychogenic amnesia generally suffer from episodic memory deficits associated with an impairment of self-identity. While the first is generally attributed to limbic dysfunction, the latter might be related to posterior parietal cortex.
Keywords AdultAmnesia, Retrograde/etiology/pathology/psychology/radionuclide imagingChildChild Abuse, SexualElectroencephalographyEmigrants and Immigrants/psychologyFemaleHumansIdentity CrisisLimbic System/pathology/physiopathology/radionuclide imagingMagnetic Resonance ImagingMemory, EpisodicNeuropsychological TestsParietal Lobe/pathology/physiopathology/radionuclide imagingPositron-Emission TomographySelf ConceptSingle-Blind MethodStress, Psychological/complications
PMID: 21554495
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ARZY, Shahar et al. Psychogenic amnesia and self-identity: a multimodal functional investigation. In: European Journal of Neurology, 2011, vol. 18, n° 12, p. 1422-5. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:43046

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