Anterograde Memory Loss

Loss of the ability to form new memories beyond a certain point in Time. This condition may be organic or psychogenic in origin. Organically induced anterograde Amnesia may follow Craniocerebral Trauma; Seizures; Anoxia; and other conditions which adversely Affect neural structures associated with Memory formation (e.g., the Hippocampus; Fornix (Brain); Mammillary Bodies; and Anterior Thalamic Nuclei). (From Memory 1997 Jan-Mar;5(1-2):49-71)