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  1. Aura
  2. Neurasthenia
  3. Stroma
  4. Cerebral palsy
  5. Cerebellum
  1. a a disability resulting from damage to the brain before, during, or shortly after birth and outwardly manifested by muscular incoordination and speech disturbances
  2. b a condition that is characterized especially by physical and mental exhaustion usually with accompanying symptoms (as headaches, insomnia, and irritability), is believed to result from psychological factors (as depression or emotional stress or conflict), and is sometimes considered similar to or identical with chronic fatigue syndrome
  3. c 1. The portion of the brain in the back of the head between the cerebrum and the brain stem. The cerebellum controls balance for walking and standing and other complex motor functions.
  4. d a subjective sensation (as of voices or colored lights or crawling and numbness) experienced before an attack of some nervous disorders (as epilepsy or migraine)
  5. e the supporting framework of an animal organ typically consisting of connective tissue

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  1. congenital absence of all or a major part of the brain
  2. of, relating to, or characterized by syncope <experienced syncopal episodes on awakening
  3. a tumor arising from glial cells
  4. a star-shaped cell; especially: any comparatively large much-branched glial cell
  5. a slow-growing encapsulated tumor arising from the meninges and often causing damage by pressing upon the brain and adjacent parts

5 True/False Questions

  1. Tourette syndromea familial neuropsychiatric disorder of variable expression that is characterized by multiple recurrent involuntary tics involving body movements (as eye blinks, grimaces, or knee bends) and vocalizations (as grunts, snorts, or utterance of inappropriate words), that often has one or more associated behavioral or psychiatric conditions (as attention deficit disorder or obsessive-compulsive behavior), that is more common in males than females, and that usually has an onset in childhood and often stabilizes or ameliorates in adulthood

          

  2. Leptomeningitisa slow-growing encapsulated tumor arising from the meninges and often causing damage by pressing upon the brain and adjacent parts

          

  3. Gyri1 : a manner of walking or moving on foot 2 : a sequence of foot movements (as a walk, trot, pace, or canter) by which a horse or a dog moves forward

          

  4. Cerebral hemorrhagethe bleeding into the tissue of the brain and especially of the cerebrum from a ruptured blood vessel

          

  5. Dementiaa slow-growing encapsulated tumor arising from the meninges and often causing damage by pressing upon the brain and adjacent parts

          

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