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Part of the brain that controls body temperature, sleep, appetite, emotions, and control of the pituitary gland.
Travel from the spinal cord and brain to muscles of the body, telling them how to respond.
Space through which the nervous impulse travels between nerve cells or between nerve and muscle or glandular cells.
Pain, tension, and weakness in a leg after walking has begun, but absence of pain at rest.
Clot or other substance that travels to a distant location and suddenly blocks a blood vessel.
Patent ductus arteriosus
Passageway between the aorta and the pulmonary artery remains open after birth.
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