MCB Nervous Practical

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  1. Meninges
    Dura, Arachnoid, and Pia Mater
  2. Dura Mater
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  3. Arachnoid Mater
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  4. Pia Mater
    • Deepest layer
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  5. Cerebral Cortex(Cerebrum) and Associated Structures
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  6. Frontal lobe
    voluntary skeletal motor control; higher cognitive functions Image Upload
  7. Central sulcus
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  8. Precentral gyrus
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  9. somatic sensory processing
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  10. postcentral gyrus
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  11. Occipital lobe
    • visual processing
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  12. Temporal lobe
    auditory processing; olfactory processingImage Upload
  13. lateral sulcus
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  14. Wernicke's area
    • involved in understanding of written and spoken language
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  15. Broca's area
    involved in motor production of speechImage Upload
  16. Subcortical Structures
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  17. Corpus callosum
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  18. Thalamus
    • relay sensory info from periphery to cortex
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  19. Hypothalamus
    regulates emotions, automatic functions, hormone productionImage Upload
  20. Hippocampus
    memory storage
  21. Pituitary gland
    production of hormones, regulation of other endocrine glands
  22. Brainstem
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  23. Pons
    • relay sensory info to thalamus and cerebellum; regulate reflexive visceral & motor activities
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  24. Medulla
    • relay sensory info to thalamus and brainstem; autonomic centers for visceral activities
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  25. Cerebellum
    monitors/adjusts postural muscles; coordinates & adjusts skilled movements; controlled at the conscious & subconscious level (“motor comparator”)Image Upload
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MCB Nervous Practical
2013-12-03 18:53:56
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Nervous system practical
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