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

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