Amnesia After a Half Marathon—A Case StudyMagazi, Daliwonga MBBch, MMed(Neuro)Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine: September 2012 - Volume 22 - Issue 5 - p 448–449 doi: 10.1097/JSM.0b013e318257d786 Case Report Abstract Author Information Abstract: This is a description of a previously healthy female who developed a memory deficit after running a 21-km race for the first time in her life. The memory problem lasted a few hours, during which time she was anxious, asking the same questions repeatedly. The effects of exercise on memory are discussed. Transient global amnesia, its associations and prognosis, is reviewed. Department of Neurology, University of Limpopo (Medunsa), Pretoria, South Africa. Corresponding Author: Daliwonga Magazi, MBBch, MMed(Neuro), FCP(Neuro)SA, Department of Neurology, University of Limpopo (Medunsa), PO Box 475, Medunsa 0204, Pretoria, South Africa (firstname.lastname@example.org) The author reports no conflicts of interest. Received October 15, 2011 Accepted March 28, 2012 © 2012 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.