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Area of lesion in comatose state
Hemballismus is characteristic of contralateral lesion of what nucleus?
Reversible cause of dementia in the elderly
Auditory center in the brain stem
Location of highest concentration of Na+ channels
Artery affected in stroke causing contralateral hemiparesis and hemiplegia
Nerve that monitors carotid body and sinus chemo/baroreceptors
Dermatome at the kneecap
Cells destroyed in multiple sclerosis
Nerve damage with eyes directed medially
Nerve for taste from posterior 1/3 of tongue
Nerve to levator palpebrae muscle
Drug contraindicated in closed angle glaucoma
Area of lesion in Kluver-Bucy syndrome
Thalamic nucleus that relays vision to the calcarine sulcus
'Floppy baby' presents at birth w/ tongue fasciculations
Neurotransmitter increased in schizophrenia
Thalamic nucleus that receives auditory information
Vagal nucleus responsible for motor innervation of pharynx, larynx, upper esophagus
Schwannoma affecting CNVIII
Dermatome at the nipple
Conjugate vertical gaze center
Inflammatory infiltrate in Guillain-Barre syndrome
Increased CSF in the setting of atrophy
Neurotransmitter decreased in anxiety and Huntington's disease
Dorsal columns nucleus synapse for lower body and extremities
Horner's syndrome is associated w/ lesion above what spinal cord level?
Provides stimulatory feedback to contralateral cortex to module movement
Pathway of middle meningeal artery
Layer of peripheral nerve that must be rejoined in microsurgery for limb reattachment
Artery affected in stroke causing contralateral hemianopsia w/ macular sparing
Decreased CSF absorption by arachnoid villi leading to increased ICP, papilledema, herniation
Site in hypothalamus that makes ADH
Cell that myelinates one PNS axon
Dermatome at the umbilicus
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Dorsal columns nucleus synapse for upper body and extremities
In the excitatory pathway of the basal ganglia, what disinhibits the thalamus via the GPi/substantia nigra?
Cell responsible for physical support, K+ metabolism, maintaining BBB
Lesion in superior colliculi results in paralysis of
Thalamic nucleus that relays face sensation and taste information
Action of ciliary muscle in near vision
Nerve to lateral rectus muscle
Area of lesion in spatial neglect syndrome
Biceps reflex nerve root
Nerve that monitors aortic arch chemo/baroreceptors
In the basal ganglia, what inhibits the thalamus to decrease movement?
Location of norepinephrine synthesis
Artery affected in stroke causing decreased taste from anterior 2/3 of tongue + ipsilateral Horner's syndrome
Cell that myelinates multiple CNS axons
Area of lesion in re-emergence of primitive reflexes
Lumbar puncture usually performed at level of
Thalamic nucleus that relays pain/temperature, pressure, touch, vibration, and proprioception information
Regulation of cerebral perfusion normally driven by
Pathway of CNV3
In the basal ganglia, what stimulates the GPi to inhibit the thalamus?
Action of ciliary muscle in distant vision
What connects Broca's and Wernicke's areas?
What are Lewy bodies composed of?
Artery affected in stroke causing tongue deviating ipsilaterally
Most common site of berry aneurysms
Area of lesion in Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome
Child presents w/ staggering gate + pes cavus + kyphoscoliosis
Vagal nucleus of visceral sensation
Atrophy of strial nuclei + hydrocephalus ex vacuo
Location of 5-HT synthesis
Innervation of muscles of mastication
'Fried eggs' on H&E staining
Location of GABA synthesis
Paralysis of conjugate vertical gaze
Output nerves of cerebellum
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Area of lesion in which eyes look away from lesion
Pathway of brain stem + vertebral arteries
Neurotransmitter decreased in Parkinson's disease and depression
Drug that aids delivery of chemo to brain tumors by transiently unraveling the BBB
Astrocyte cell marker
Area of lesion in truncal ataxia
Nonfluent aphasia w/ intact comprehension
Tx of tremors
Nerve damaged when eye drifts upward and causes vertical diplopia
Area of lesion in anterograde amnesia
Where does the spinothalamic tract decussate?
Dermatome at inguinal ligament
Enzyme defect in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Artery affected in stroke causing hoarseness and dysphagia
Embryonic origin of Schwann cells
Nerve damaged when eye looks down and out
Medial cerebellum injured, which side will patient fall?
Sensory receptor responsible for vibration and pressure
Achilles reflex nerve root
Artery affected in stroke causing contralateral paralysis and loss of sensation to upper limb and face
Artery affected in stroke causing contralateral paralysis and loss of sensation to lower limb and face
Sensory receptor responsible for position sense and static touch
Sensory receptor responsible for position sense and dynamic fine touch
Site in hypothalamus that makes oxytocin
Fluent aphasia w/ impaired comprehension
Pathway of CNV2
Cells destroyed in Guillian-Barre syndrome
Rupture of bridging veins
Common site of a berry aneurysm causing CNIII palsy
Pathway of CNXII
Location of ACh synthesis
Parkinson's disease results in the loss of dopaminergic neurons from what nucleus?
Muscle that opens jaw
Where does the dorsal column tract decussate?
Where does the lateral corticospinal tract decussate

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