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Local anesthetic that may result in severe cardiovascular toxicity
Buildup of galactocerebroside destroys myelin sheat
Headache w/ pulsating pain + nausea + photophobia
Artery to posterior 2/3 of the thalamus (LGN, MGN, VPL)
Allele that is protective against Alzheimer's disease
Artery to PLIC
Occlusion of this artery may result in contralater face and arm paralysis and sensory loss, aphasia, left hemineglect
Retina whitening w/ cherry-red spot
Cavernous hemangiomas + retinal hemangioblastoma + pheochromocytoma
Spherical tau protein aggregates + frontotemporal atrophy
Peripheral dopa decarboxylase inhibitor
Artery to amygdala
Dopamine receptor antagonist used to tx Huntington's
Homer-Wright rosettes
Antimuscarinic used in tx of Parkinson's that improves tremor and rigidity
Life threatening side effect of inhalation anesthetics and succinylcholine
Optic structure that collects aqueous humor that flows through anterior chamber
Blood supply of a subdural hematoma
Firstline prophylactic tx for status epilepticus
Tx of benzodiazepine overdose
PML is associated with which microbe?
Brain tumor w/ chicken-wire capillary pattern + 'fried egg' cells
Tetrabenazine and reserpine limit dopamine vesicle packaging and release and tx Huntington's by inhibiting
First branch off the ICA
GFAP+ butterfly glioma
Artery to choroid plexus
Carbonic anhydrase inhibitor that tx glaucoma
Rosenthal fibers
Internuclear ophthalmoplegia occurs when there is a lesion in the
Deficiency in this enzyme can cause cataracts
Brain tumor that can cause secondary polycythemia
Artery to ALIC and caudate
Selective MAO type B inhibitor
Bilateral acoustic schwannoma
Brain tumor w/ perivascular pseudorosettes + rod-shaped blepharoplasts near nucleus
Cafe-au-lait spots + pigmented iris hamartomas
Flashes and floaters + 'curtain drawn down' monocular vision loss
Tx of tonic-clonic seizures that is also a class IB antiarrhythmic
Tx of wet age-related macular degeneration
Artery to CBT
Most common cause of seizures in the elderly
Epileptic tx that blocks thalamic T-type Ca2+ channels
Partial (focal) seizures most commonly originate in which part of the brain?
Most common childhood supratentorial tumor
Acetycholinesterase inhibitor that tx Alzheimer's
Artery to hippocampus
Tx of Parkinson's that prevents dopamine breakdown
Structure compromised in left upper quandrantic anopia
Firstline epileptic tx for children
Artery to corpus callosum
Occlusion of this artery may cause contralateral loss of pain/temp body, ipsi loss of pain/temp face, ipsilateral dysphagia, hoarseness, vertigo, diplopia, nystagmus, vomiting, ips
Epileptic tx that inhibits high-voltage-activated Ca2+ channels
Most common benzodiazepine anesthetic used for endoscopy
Procaine, cocaine, and tetracaine are what type of local anesthetics?
This vessel supplies medial surface of the brain, leg-foot area of motor and sensory cortices
Glaucoma drug that decreases aqueous humor synthesis but may cause ocular allergic rxns
What can local anesthetics be given with to enhance local action?
Structure compromised in central scotoma
Type of herniation that can compress the anterior cerebral artery
Enlarged blind spot and elevated optic disc with blurred margins on fundoscopic exam
NMDA receptor antagonist that tx Alzheimer's
Highly malignant brain tumor that can compress 4th ventricle and cause hydrocephalus
Neuromuscular blocking drug for muscle paralysis in surgery that produces sustained depolarization and prevents muscle contraction
Migraine tx that inhibits trigeminal nerve activation
Drug class that facilitates GABAa action by increasing duration of Cl- channel opening
Autosomal-recessive lysosomal storage disease due to arylsulfatase A deficiency
INO results in lack of communication between ipsilateral CNIV and contralateral
Demyelination of CNS due to destruction of oligodendrocytes
Structure compromised in left homonymous hemianopia
Headache lasting longer than 30 minutes + steady pain + no photophobia
Structure compromised in bitemporal hemianopia
Emergency tx of glaucoma
Most common primary brain tumor
Ash-leaf spots + hamartomas in CNS and skin + mental retardation
Firstline tx for acute status epilepticus
Anesthetic that blocks NMDA receptors and is a CV stimulant
Scanning speech + intention tremor + nystagmus
Buildup of sulfatides leads to impaired production of myelin sheat
Autosomal-recessive lysosomal storage disease due to deficiency of galactocerebrosidase
Tx of Parkinson's that can cross BBB and is converted by dopa decarboxylase in CNS to dopamine
Mu-opioid partial agonist that produces analgesia but causes less respiratory depression than full agonists
Brain tumor w/ spindle cells concentrically arranged in a whorled pattern + psammoma bodies
Infarct of this vessel causes 'locked-in' syndrome
Nerve affected in 'blown pupil'
Dopamine agonist that tx Parkinson's
Port-wine stain at birth
Artery to vestibular apparatus and cochlea
Weak opioid agonist that also inhibits serotonin and NE reuptake
Tx of Parkinson's that increases dopamine release
Occlusion of this artery may result in contralateral hemianopia with macular sparing
Firstline tx for absence seizures
GFAP+ benign tumor in posterior fossa
Structure compromised in right anopia
Epilepsy drug that can cause kidney stones + weight loss
Drug class that facilitates GABAa action by increasing frequency of Cl- channel opening
Coma and death result when this type of herniation compresses the brain stem
Optic structure that secretes aqueous humor
Firstline tx for tonic-clonic (grand mal) seizures
Artery CST, medial lemniscus, CN12
Decreases aqueous humor synthesis via vasoconstriction
Tx of malignant hyperthermia
Drug class that decreases synaptic transmission
Group of progressive hereditary nerve disorders related to defective production of proteins in structure and function of peripheral nerves or myelin sheath
Artery to CST, medial lemniscus, CN6
Optic structure that collects aqueous humor from trabecular meshwork
Epileptic tx that irreversibly inhibits GABA transaminase
Occlusion of this vessel may cause contralateral hemiparesis (lower limbs), loss of contra proprioception, ipsi paralysis of CN12
Structure compromised in left lower quadrantic anopia
Acetazolamide decreases aqueous humor synthesis by inhibiting what enzyme?
Lidocaine, mepivacaine, and bupivacaine are what type of local anesthetics?

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