Block 6 Neuro Associations

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Name the defect: failure of cleavage a/w trisomy 13 & 18
Name the myelin disease: parieto-occipital dymelination & hypoadrenalism
Neurotransmitter lost in Alzheimer's
Name the (intracranial) tumor: Von Hippel Lindau
Protein accumulation in multiple system atrophy
Anticonvulsant with non-linear elimination: dose carefully!
Name the tumor: can affect the optic nerve
Hormone produced by paraventricular nucleus of the hypothalamus
Dopaminergic nucleus that projects onto nucleus accumbens in reward pathway
Name the pathway: connects amygdala to hypothalamus & mamillary bodies
Name the inheritance pattern: ALD/AMLD
Second line drug for partial epilepsies
Name the fungus: tiny yeast forms in macrophages
Protein accumulations in Alzheimer's
Name one output of hippocampus
Name the etiology: worst headache of my life, gyri & sulci highlighted in CT
Name the structure: damage leads to conductive aphasia
Cholinesterase inhibitor used to treat Alzheimer's
Name the parasite: MCC adult-onset seizures in Latin America
Name the structure: damage leads to alexia & agraphia
Name the pathway: connects aminergic nuclei (brainstem) to hypothalamus & PFC
Name the tumor: Verocay body
Name the etiology: blunting of grey-white junction on CT
Name the tumor: psammoma bodies
Protein accumulation in Parkinson's
Name the disease: dementia, myoclonus, periodic EEG, and rapid disease progression
Hormone produced by supraoptic nucleus of hypothalamus
Protein mutation in Friedreich's Ataxia
Name one input to hippocampus
Part of frontal cortex responsible for working memory
Three major outputs of hypthalamus. Name one
Name the disease: deposits of drusen
Protein accumulation in progressive supranuclear palsy
Anticonvulsant causing acute hemorrhagic pancreatitis & hepatic failure in 1 in 500 kids under 2
Protein accumulation in Lewy Body Dementia
Name the MRI type: grey matter grey, white matter white
Name the virus: negri bodies
Name the defective enzyme: Krabbe
Name the tumor: headache when pt tilts their head
Name the tumor: little orphan annie eyes
Name the tumor: Homer Wright Rosettes
Name the virus: Cowdry type B inclusion
name the toxin: hemorrhagic necrosis of putamen, retinal degeneration leading to blindness
Nane the disease: periventricular white matter lesions
Name the drug: 'standard' brain tumor treatment
Defective protein in familial ALS
Name the disease: large peripheral nerves w/ onion bulbing
Lidocaine: amide or ester?
Name the disease: single ring-enhancing lesion in HIV patient
Three major inputs to hypothalamus. Name one
Protein accumulation: post-encephalitic Parkinsonism
Name the tumor: Antoni A & Antoni B
Name the virus: ground glass inclusion
Name the tumor: Butterfly tumor
Name the tumor: Fried egg cells
Artery occluded in Wallenberg's syndrome
Name the myelin disease: defect in transporter of lignoceroyl-CoA Ligase
Name the fungus: soap bubble cysts in parenchyma
Name the toxin: bilateral liquefactive necrosis of globus pallidus
Best correlation w/ dementia in Alzheimers: # plaques, or tangles?
Name the disease: Kayser-Fleischer rings
Name the syndrome: hyperorality, hypersexuality, disinhibition, docility
Name the disease: oligoclonal bands in CSF
Braches of MCA that supplies genu, PLIC, basal ganglia
First-line drug for absence seizures
Name the defective enzyme: Metachromatic Leukodystrophy
Name the myelin disease: globoid cells
Muscle relaxant used to treat malignant hyperthermia
Name the syndrome: opalski cells & Alzheimer type II astrocytes
Name an anticonvulsant that modifies calcium channels
Name the disease: CAG repeat on chromosome 4
First line drug for partial epilepsies
Branch of PCA that supplies posteriolateral thalamic nuclei (LGN, MGN, VPL)
Anticonvulsant that auto-induces its own metabolism
Name the inheritance pattern: Metachromatic leukodystrophy
Name the gene: mutation in neurofibromatosis type 2
Name the disease: multiple ring-enhancing lesions in HIV patient
Part of frontal cortex responsible for restraint & moral judgment
Name the syndrome: ataxia & confabulation in an alcoholic
Protein accumulation in Pick's disease
Name the tumor: Rosenthal fibers
Name the virus: Cowdry type A inclusion
Glutamate release inhibitor used to treat ALS
NE-pruducing nucleus that projects onto VTA in reward pathway
Name the pathway: connects mamillary bodies to anterior thalamus
Name the pathway: connects hippocampus to hypothalamus & mamillary bodies
Name the tumor: 1p and 19q co-deleter
Name the hemorrhage: midline brainstem 2-2 uncal herniation
Part of frontal cortex responsible for 'connectedness'
Name the disorder: triplet expansion on chromosome 19, impaired muscle relaxation, internal nuclei in muscle biopsy
Name the disease: deficit in ceruloplasmin
Name the fungus: most common fungal infxn of CNS found at autopsy

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