5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- What are the collateral ganglia?
- What does CRPS stand for?
- Blocking what ganglion is indicated in treatment & diagnosis of pain syndromes, vascular insufficiency, hyperhidrosis, and dysrhythmias?
- What are the target organs for the celiac ganglion?
- What does C fiber sensitization lead to?
- a Stellate
- b Complex regional pain syndrome.
- c Cardiac, celiac, superior % inferior mesenteric ganglia.
- d ↑ adrenergic receptors
↑ sensitivity to stimuli (↑ action potential per stimulus)
↑ "cross talk"
- e Stomach, small bowel, adrenal medulla
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- T1 or below
All preganglionic fibers arise below the stellate, blockade at this level affects all sympathetics above this level.
- Superior hypogastric plexus & ganglion impar
- Iris & ciliary body
Lacrimal & salivary glands
- Aspartate, glutamate, etc-released by c-fiber stimulation.
5 True/False Questions
In regards to the lumbo-sacral lateral chain, where do most sympathetic fibers to the lower ext pass thru, and what would blockade at this level cause? → Cervical ganglia.
Describe "cross talk". → Abnormal connections by demyelinated (loss of myelin d/t some sort of neurologic phenomenon) neurons called ephapses.
What are the target organs of the hypogastric ganglion? → Stomach, small bowel, adrenal medulla
What are the inferior cervical ganglion? → C1-C4
What are the superior cervical ganglion? → C1-C4