4 Written Questions
3 Multiple Choice Questions
- This structure is made up of pia mater that extends below the Cauda equina. It anchors the brain and spinal cord to the coccyx. pg. 315
- Arising from L4 through S4. supplies nerves to buttocks, perineum, and lower limbs. Sciatic nerve located here.
- a major part of the central nervous system which conducts sensory and motor nerve impulses to and from the brain
3 True/False Questions
Cervical Enlargement/Expansion → the inferior enlargement, extends from the ninth to the twelfth thoracic vertebra, nerves to and from the lower limbs arise form the lumbar enlargement. pg. 315
Brachial plexus → network of nerve fibers that originates from the ventral branches of the last 4 cervical nerves and first thoracic spinal nerves, supplies shoulders, arms, and chest. pg 320-322
Sciatic nerve → nerve extending from the base of the spine down the thigh, lower leg, and foot. Sciatica is pain or inflammation along the course of the nerve.. pg 709 for location in cat.