Neural tracts the convey life-saving information to the brain concerning burning pain would be _________.
Which of the following is not part of the basal nuclei?
Feeling a gentle caress of your arm would likely involve all of the following except?
In the somatosensory system there are no third-order neurons in the cerebellum.
All processing at the circuit level going up to the perceptual level must synapse in the ________.
One functional center found within the medulla oblongata is a respiratory center involved in the control of the rate and depth of breathing.
The terms fainting and syncope describe the same thing.
Which of the following nerves does not arise from the brachial plexus?
A fall or an improperly delivered gluteal injection could result in __________.
Pressure, pain, and temperature receptors in the skin are
What cells line the ventricles of the brain?
The process of linking new facts with old facts already stored in the memory bank is called
The obturator nerve branches from the sacral plexus
A major nerve of the lumbar plexus is the
The cranial nerve with a dual origin (brain and spinal cord) is the
The musculocutaneous nerve is a major nerve of the brachaial plexus.
Select the correct definition.
Pattern recognition allows us to see a familiar face.
Mixed cranial nerves containing both motor and sensory fibers include all except which of the following?
Starting at the spinal cord, the subdivisions of the brachial plexus are (in order)
roots, trucks, divisions, and cords
Projection fibers in the brain mainly connect the right and left hemispheres.
The primary auditory cortex is located in the
REM sleep is associated with _______.
temporary skeletal muscle inhibition except for the extrinsic eye muscles.
Bell's palsy is _________.
characterized by paralysis of facial muscles.
The RAS is comprised of specific pathways primarily iin the limbic system.
Which of the following is not an example of an exteroceptor?
Which statement is not true?
Stage 4 sleep increase in old age
which of the following is not a midbrain structure?
The subarachonoid space lies between what two layers of meninges?
arachnoid and pia
is considered a motor speech area
The trochlear nerve conveys propriocepter impulses from the ____to the brain.
superior rectus muscle
Embryonic damage to mesencephalon could result in improper formation of the midbrain.
Which of the following is not a function of the CSF?
initiation of some nerve impulses
The vital centers for the control of hear rate, respiration, and blood pressure are located in the _________.
SPinal nerves exiting the cord from the level of L4 to S4 form the
Which of the following is the correct simple spinal reflex arc?
Receptor, affreent neuron, integration center, efferent neuron, effector
Receptors located in epithelium of the nasal cavity?
carry proprioceptive inputs to the cerebellum
Which statement about epilepsy is most accurate?
Epilepsy is often genetically induced but also frequently caused by head trauma, stroke, infection, and tumor.
The flexor muscles in the anterior arm (biceps brachii and brachialis) are innervated by what nerve?
Turns the eyeball laterally
NREM sleep normally exhibits four distinct stages, which appear to alternate.
The meningeal branch of a spinal nerve actually reenters the vertebral canal to innervate the meninges and blood vessels
An individual accidentally transected the spinal cord between TI and L. This would result in _________.
The corpora quadrigemina superior coliculi are visually reflex centers, whereas the inferior colliculi are auditory reflex centers.
A patient who received a blow to the side of the skull exhibits the following signs and symptoms on that dies of the face: he is unable to close his eye, and the corner of his mouth drops. Which cranial nerve has been damaged?
Commissural fibers form the corpus striatum
Trauma to anerve of the plexus may cause wrist drop
Nondeclarative memories preserve the circumstance in which they are learned
The adult spinal cord ends between L1 and L2.
Dorsal and ventral rami are similar in that they both contain sensory and motor fibers.