Which neurologic findings are characteristic of transient global amnesia (TGA)?

Updated: Jul 27, 2018
  • Author: Roy Sucholeiki, MD; Chief Editor: Helmi L Lutsep, MD  more...
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Answer

Neurologic examination of the patient typically fails to demonstrate any abnormalities (other than memory dysfunction).

If any lateralizing or focal findings are noted on the examination, then the diagnosis of transient global amnesia should be questioned.


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