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

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