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MOD A REVIEW
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  1. connecting neurons
    interneurons
  2. sensory
    afferent
  3. what is the membrane that encloses the brain?
    menengies
  4. What lobe contains centers for auditory and language input?
    temporal
  5. Where are the brain's major motor areas located?
    frontal lobe
  6. what part of the nervous system contains the brain and the spinal cord?
    Central Nervous System
  7. What can a cerebrovascular accident be called?
    stroke
  8. Confusion, memory loss, and other cognitive defects. A severe form of senile dementia
    Alzheimer's disease
  9. pertaining to the interrelationship of the mind and the body
    Psychosomatic
  10. A division or section of spinal nerve roots; rhizotomy
    Radiocotomy
  11. A chromaffin cell tumor of the adrenal medulla or of the sympathic nervous system
    Pheochromocytoma
  12. Swelling of the optical disk, usually caused by increased intracranial pressure; choked disk
    Papilledema
  13. sugical crushing of a nerve
    Neurotripsy
  14. a thin membranous sheath that enveloops a nerve fiber; sheath of schwann or neurolemma
    Neurilemma
  15. An artificially induced condition of sleep
    Hypnosis
  16. Paralysis that affects one half of the body
    hemilegia
  17. a condition in which an individual has difficulty in comprehending written language
    Dyslexia
  18. Surgical excision of a portion of the skull
    Craniotomy
  19. head pain; headache
    cephalaglgia
  20. A condition of imperfect development of the spinal cord
    Atelomyelia
  21. A loss or lack of the ability to eat or swallow
    Aphagia
  22. A condition in which there is a loss or lack of memory
    Amnesia
  23. An abnormal fear of high places
    Acrophobia
  24. The medulla oblongata regulates and controls what?
    regulates respiration, controls heart rate, blood pressure, and digestive activities
  25. pairs of cranial nerves
    12
  26. 2 divisions of nervous system
    central and peripheral
  27. 3 types of neurons
    connecting, sensory, and motor
  28. pairs of spinal nerves
    31
  29. which disease or condition has symptoms of double vision, falling, slurred speech, staggering
    transient ischemic attack
  30. two structures that protect and cover the eye
    choroid and sclera
  31. what part of the eye compares to the camera lens
    lens
  32. what part of the eye compares to the camera film?
    retina
  33. fluid in brain and spinal cord
    cerebrum spinal
  34. lobe that controls motor function
    frontal lobe
  35. vrt
    voice recognition technology
  36. Bellspalsy
    cause drooping of Left side
  37. controls the size of the pupil
    iris
  38. Controls 7 body functions
    hypothalamos
  39. which lobe controls speech?
    frontal lobe
  40. scheduling when patient waits for a long period of time
    wave scheduling
  41. medulla oblongata
    adjoins the spinal cord

    controls lungs, heart, and blood pressure

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