Block 6 Neuro Associations

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

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