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An inability to identify oneself and/or the current time, place, or situation.

A middle-aged man is brought to hospital by police. He cannot remember his name, and when asked to give the current date, he gives the wrong month and year.

APA Reference
Grinnell, R. (2018). Disorientation. Psych Central. Retrieved on July 8, 2020, from