Syndrome of Korsakov
The syndrome of Korsakov can be the result of a chronic form of alcoholism, but it can also be caused by a trauma of the brain.
The syndrome of Korsakov can result in a disorder of the ability to impress upon something and a disorientation of time, place and person. Also disorder of memory can occur.
The syndrome cannot be healed. However, if the disease is caused by alcoholism to quit drinking will prevent deterioration.
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