anterograde

anterograde
adjective Etymology: New Latin antero- from front to (from Latin anterior) + English -grade Date: 1923 1. occurring or performed in the normal or forward direction of conduction or flow <
anterograde axonal transport
>
2. affecting memories of a period immediately following a shock or seizure <
anterograde amnesia
>

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  • antérograde — [ ɑ̃terɔgrad ] adj. • 1892; du rad. de antérieur et grade, d apr. rétrograde ♦ Méd. Amnésie antérograde, concernant des faits postérieurs à l accident ou à la maladie qui en sont responsables, appelée aussi oubli à mesure ou amnésie de fixation… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • anterograde — 1. Moving forward. Cf.:antegrade. 2. Extending forward from a particular point in time; used in reference to amnesia. [L. gradior, pp. gressus, to step, go] * * * an·tero·grade ant ə (.)rō .grād adj 1) effective for a period immediately following …   Medical dictionary

  • anterograde — adjective a) Effective immediately after a traumatic event such as an external shock. Anterograde amnesia is a loss of the ability to create new memories after the event that caused the amnesia. b) Moving or occurring in the normal forward or… …   Wiktionary

  • anterograde — adj. of or pertaining to amnesia; affecting time right after a trauma; (Medicine) moving forward …   English contemporary dictionary

  • anterograde — adjective directed forwards in time. Origin C19: from anterior, on the pattern of retrograde …   English new terms dictionary

  • anterograde — an·ter·o·grade …   English syllables

  • anterograde — adjective of amnesia; affecting time immediately following trauma • Ant: ↑retrograde • Attrubites: ↑temporal relation …   Useful english dictionary

  • Anterograde amnesia — SignSymptom infobox Name = Anterograde amnesia ICD10 = ICD10|R|41|1|r|40 ICD9 = ICD9|780.93 Anterograde amnesia is a loss of memory of what happens after the event that caused the amnesia; it is different from retrograde amnesia, where memories… …   Wikipedia

  • Anterograde tracing — In neuroscience, anterograde tracing is a research technique which is used to trace neural connections from their source to their point of termination. The opposite technique is retrograde tracing , which is used to trace neural connections from… …   Wikipedia

  • Anterograde Amnesie — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 R41.1 Anterograde Amnesie …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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