MOD A REVIEW
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MOD A REVIEW
mod a final
what is the membrane that encloses the brain?
What lobe contains centers for auditory and language input?
Where are the brain's major motor areas located?
what part of the nervous system contains the brain and the spinal cord?
Central Nervous System
What can a cerebrovascular accident be called?
Confusion, memory loss, and other cognitive defects. A severe form of senile dementia
pertaining to the interrelationship of the mind and the body
A division or section of spinal nerve roots; rhizotomy
A chromaffin cell tumor of the adrenal medulla or of the sympathic nervous system
Swelling of the optical disk, usually caused by increased intracranial pressure; choked disk
sugical crushing of a nerve
a thin membranous sheath that enveloops a nerve fiber; sheath of schwann or neurolemma
An artificially induced condition of sleep
Paralysis that affects one half of the body
a condition in which an individual has difficulty in comprehending written language
Surgical excision of a portion of the skull
head pain; headache
A condition of imperfect development of the spinal cord
A loss or lack of the ability to eat or swallow
A condition in which there is a loss or lack of memory
An abnormal fear of high places
The medulla oblongata regulates and controls what?
regulates respiration, controls heart rate, blood pressure, and digestive activities
pairs of cranial nerves
2 divisions of nervous system
central and peripheral
3 types of neurons
connecting, sensory, and motor
pairs of spinal nerves
which disease or condition has symptoms of double vision, falling, slurred speech, staggering
transient ischemic attack
two structures that protect and cover the eye
choroid and sclera
what part of the eye compares to the camera lens
what part of the eye compares to the camera film?
fluid in brain and spinal cord
lobe that controls motor function
voice recognition technology
cause drooping of Left side
controls the size of the pupil
Controls 7 body functions
which lobe controls speech?
scheduling when patient waits for a long period of time
adjoins the spinal cord
controls lungs, heart, and blood pressure