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  1. Korsakoff Syndrome

    An acquired cognitive disorder characterized by inattentiveness and the inability to form short term memories. This disorder is frequently associated with chronic ALCOHOLISM; but it may also result from dietary deficiencies; CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA; NEOPLASMS; CEREBROVASCULAR DISORDERS; ENCEPHALITIS; EPILEPSY; and other conditions. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1139)


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of korsakoff syndrome in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of korsakoff syndrome in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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