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Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

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Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome (WKS) is a neurological disorder with two phases: Wernicke’s Encephalopathy (acute) and Korsakoff’s Psychosis (chronic). It is caused by a thiamine deficiency, usually associated with long-term alcoholism.

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