What are the signs and symptoms of alcoholism-related Korsakoff syndrome?

Updated: Nov 27, 2018
  • Author: Warren Thompson, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Glen L Xiong, MD  more...
  • Print
Answer

Anterograde and retrograde amnesia, often with confabulation and preceded by Wernicke encephalopathy, indicates Korsakoff syndrome.


Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!