Korsakoff's psychosis


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Related to Korsakoff's psychosis: delirium tremens, Wernicke's encephalopathy

Korsakoff's psychosis

[′kȯr·sə‚kȯfs sī‚kō·səs]
(psychology)
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The former road asphalter suffered from Korsakoff's psychosis, a form of dementia caused by alcoholism, which left him confused.
The boxer, who has dementia and Korsakoff's psychosis, caused by drinking, could not attend court over several hearings.
Wernicke's Encephalopathy and Korsakoff's Psychosis