Block 6 Neuro Associations

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

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