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what causes short term memory problems?

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what causes short term memory problems?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  tazechip replied 2 years ago.
Hi--can you tell me more about what's going on here?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

I had an operation on my jaw to improve my bite in 2002.ever since the op ive had short term memory problems.

Expert:  tazechip replied 2 years ago.
OK but can you give me some examples? And how old are you and do you have any other medical conditions? And have you seen a doctor about this?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

I am 37 and I have schoizd affective disorder.when I am reading a book I cant remember what I,ve just read and when I hear peoples names for the first time I cant remember afew minutes later.

Expert:  tazechip replied 2 years ago.
OK. Have you had this evaluated by a neurologist? And are you on any medications?

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