Anterograde Amnesia is a type of Amnesia.

Amnesia is memory loss.

Anterograde Amnesia is when you can't make new memories AFTER the incident that started the amnesia. This is because new events can't be transferred into long-term memory.

You can get Amnesia from a brain injury or a toxic substance.


What is anterograde amnesia? (2005). Retrieved January 2, 2009, from http://neurology.health-cares.net/anterograde-amnesia.php