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The most common brain disorder is:
Trigeminal neuralgia arises from the irritation of which cranial nerve?
The progressive destruction of the myelin sheaths of the neurons in the CNS accompanied by proliferation of astrocytes is a condition referred to as:
The study of tumors is called:
A cancerous growth is said to be:
An abnormal increase in the number of cells is called:
The spread of cancerous cells to other parts of the body is referred to as:
Thrombosed veins within the rectum & anus are referred to as:
Graves' disease is characterized by:
An inherited CNS disease that involves degeneration of the CNS is:
Memory impairments result from lesions in the:
The abnormal growth of endometrium on the outside of the uterus is termed:
The benign tumor that damages the mastoid air cells & ossicles of the ear is:
What condition affects the medulla of the adrenal gland & causes the overproduction of adrenaline?
A type of uterine fibroid that can cause menorrhagia & increases fertility is: