polyneuritic psychosis

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polyneuritic psychosis n.
See Korsakoff's syndrome.

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polyneuritic psychosis

noun
dementia observed during the last stages of severe chronic alcoholism; involves loss of memory for recent events although long term memory is intact [syn: alcoholic dementia
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