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

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