5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- In recovery how long is the SC in Spinal Shock? What happens during this time?
- What is Spindylosis and what can it cause?
- ASIA C) An incomplete lesion consists of:
- What happens in a Hemicord Syndrome?
- What is Hemicord Syndrome?
- a Sensory and motor in key muscles, muscle grade less than 3/5
- b 24-48 hours, Inflammation
- c Corticospinal paresis ipsilateral below lesion, Dorsal columns (proprioception) Ipsilaterally, Spinothalamic (pain and temp) contralaterally below lesion.
- d Vertebral bodies collapse on each other from osteoporosis and it can cause Anterior Cord Syndrome.
- e Lesion on one side of the cord.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Majority of residual functions will be clear
- Precautions set forth by MD's
- Lesion that complete crosses the spinal cord.
- Motor Vehicle Crash at 38.5%, followed by Acts of Violence 24%, Falls 21%, Sports 7%, and others 7%...
5 True/False Questions
What possibly helped save Kevin Everett? → C5 is the last intact area of the spinal column.
What does Brown-Sequard syndrome cause? → Hemicord Syndrome
ASIA D) incomplete lesion: → Sensory and motor in the majority of key muscles and muscle grade greater than 3/5
What is usually affected for a lesion at the center of the spinal cord? → Spinothalamic (pain and temp) bilaterally, and alpha motor neurons. usually at the level of injury or one segment below
Combined Degeneration of SC are caused by? → B12 deficiencies (alcoholism and diet) and AIDS