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Diseases

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • Transketolase defect
  • Wernicke's encephalopathy
  • Alcohol induced encephalopathy
  • Korsakoff's amnesic syndrome
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Organizations

Organizations Supporting this Disease

  • Alzheimer's Association
    225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17
    Chicago, IL 60601-7633
    Toll-free: 800-272-3900
    TTY: 866-403-3073
    Fax: 866-699-1246
    E-mail: info@alz.org
    Website: http://www.alz.org

  • Family Caregiver Alliance/ National Center on Caregiving
    180 Montgomery Street
    Suite 1100
    San Francisco, CA 94104
    Toll-free: 800-445-8106
    Telephone: 415-434-3388
    Fax: 415-434-3508
    E-mail: info@caregiver.org
    Website: http://www.caregiver.org

Organizations Providing General Support

  • Alcoholics Anonymous
    P.O. Box 459
    Grand Central Station
    New York, NY 10163
    Telephone: 212-870-3400
    E-mail: http://www.aa.org/

Other Names for this Disease
  • Transketolase defect
  • Wernicke's encephalopathy
  • Alcohol induced encephalopathy
  • Korsakoff's amnesic syndrome
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.