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  1. slow speed of movement
  2. Main Output of Basal Ganglia
  3. -Resting tremor
    -Choreic movements
    -Ballistic movements
  4. -Gradual and progressive behavioral, cognitive symptoms and choreic movements beginning in the forth or fifth decade of life
    -Death occurs within 10 to 20 years
    -Inherited as an autosomal dominant disorder
    -The defective gene is located in the short arm of chromosome 4 and encodes for the protein huntingtin
    -The gene includes multiple tandem repeats of the trinucleotide CAG encoding glutamine
  5. abnormal involuntary movements
  1. a Huntington's Disease
  2. b Bradykinesia
  3. c Hyperkinesia
  4. d Thalamus
  5. e Symptoms or signs in basal ganglia damage

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. Parkinson's Disease
  2. Resting tremor
  3. Athetosis
  4. hyperkinetic
  5. Hypokinesia

5 True/False Questions

  1. Caudate nucleus
    Globus Pallidus
    Subthalamic nucleus
    Substantia nigra
    Nucleus accumbens
    Basal Ganglia Components


  2. 1. Globus pallidus - internal segment
    2. Substantia nigra pars reticulata
    Nuclei of the basal ganglia that provide the output information


  3. Abnormal positions of the body, head, or limbsDystonia


  4. Removes inhibition to the thalamusIndirect Pathway


  5. absence of movementBradykinesia


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