5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Spina bifida
- Arachnoid membrane
- Cerebral angiography
- a Lack of strength in nerves; a feeling of weakness and exhaustion.
- b Congenital defect in the lumbar spinal column caused by imperfect union of vertebral parts; spinal cord and meninges may herniate through the vertebral gap.
- c Middle layer of the meninges that surround the brain and spinal cord.
- d X-ray record of blood vessels in the brain after intravenous injection of contrast material.
- e Condition of no nervous sensation.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Excessive sensitivity to touch, pain, or other sensory stimuli.
- Pertaining to the cerebellum.
- Blood vessels that let certain substances enter the brain tissue and keep other substances out.
- Inability to speak; language function is impaired due to injury to the cerebral cortex.
- Flashes of stab like pain along the course of a branch of the trigeminal nerve (5th cranial nerve). The trigeminal nerve has branches to the eye, upper jaw and lower jaw.
5 True/False questions
Glioblastoma → Pertaining to a coma.
Tonic-clonic seizure → A major seizure affecting the brain in epilepsy.
Thalamus → Main relay center of the brain; located in the central region or diencephalon of the brain.
anencephaly → Condition of no nervous sensation.
Thalamic → Pertaining to the thalamus.