5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Cerebrovascular accident
- a Agent of change (light, sound, touch) that evokes a response.
- b Disruption of the normal blood supply to the brain; stroke.
- c Head pain; headache.
- d Paralysis of the lower part of the body and both legs.
- e Slow movement.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Lower part of the brain, closest to the spinal cord; controls breathing heartbeat, and size of blood vessels.
- A severe headache, often unilateral, and sometimes accompanied by nausea and vomiting.
- Macroscopic cordlike collection of fibers that carry electrical impulses.
- Abnormal accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid in the ventricles (canals) of the brain.
- Inflammation of many nerves.
5 True/False Questions
Cerebral hemorrhage → Bursting of an artery in the brain.
poliomyelitis → Inflammation of the gray matter of the spinal cord.
Doppler ultrasound studies → Inflammation of many nerves.
Synapse → Space between nerve cells or between nerve cells and muscle and glandular cells.
Demyelination → Destruction of myelin on axons of nerves (as in multiple sclerosis).