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Fugue

Fugue

a condition in which an individual suddenly abandons a present activity or lifestyle and starts a new and different one for a period of time, often in a different city; afterward, the individual alleges amnesia for events occurring during the fugue period, although earlier events are remembered and habits and skills are usually unaffected.

Origin: fr. Fr. L. Fuga, flight


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memory

thanx, I must be thinking of psychological fugue ) I dont know how to spell , us americans) :P (just pulling your leg) :lol:

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by Linn
Wed Apr 19, 2006 5:09 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: memory
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memory

... khaiy when u say psychological trauma do u mean if a loved one dies u could get amnesia due to the shock? is it rare? I am refering to amnesia fugue( I will have to see if that is correct way to say) A severe trauma like when someone has a tramatic, violent event, and he brain sort of "shuts ...

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by Linn
Wed Apr 19, 2006 4:57 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: memory
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Formation of Urine....

... of arms, given as a mark of honor. 5. (Science: medicine) The stage of a disease in which the symptoms go on increasing. 6. In counterpoint and fugue, a repetition of the subject in tones of twice the original length. Augmentation court, a court erected by Stat. 27 Hen. VIII, to augment to revenues ...

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by MrMistery
Sat Jan 14, 2006 4:13 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Formation of Urine....
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