CORTICAL AMNESIA

a type of amnesia resulting from organic events, like a head trauma or aneurysm.

CORTICAL AMNESIA: "Shirley's stroke left her with cortical amnesia."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CORTICAL AMNESIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/cortical-amnesia/ (accessed September 21, 2020).
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