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  1. amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
  2. electroencephalography
  3. PD
  4. major depression
  5. panic attack
  1. a an episode of sudden onset of acute anxiety, occurring unpredictably, with feelings of acute apprehension, dyspnea, dizziness, sweating, and/or chest pain, depersonalization, paresthesia and fear of dying, loss of mind or control
  2. b progressive muscle atrophy caused by degeneration and scarring of neutrons along the lateral columns of the spinal cord that control muscles (also called Lou Gehrig disease)
  3. c Parkinson disease
  4. d a mood disturbance characterized by feelings of sadness, despair, discouragement, hopelessness, lack of joy, altered sleep patterns, and difficulty with decision making and daily function. Depression ranges from normal feelings of sadness (resulting from and proportional to personal loss or tragedy), through dysthymia (chronic depressive neurosis), to major depression (also referred to as clinical depression, mood disorder).
  5. e process of recording the electrical impulses of the brain

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. disorders characterized by physical symptoms for which no known physical cause exists
  2. pertaining to the mental processes of comprehension, judgement, memory, and reason
  3. inflammation of the dura mater
  4. ganglion
  5. pertaining to the cerebrum

5 True/False questions

  1. phas/ospeech


  2. cerebrumlargest portion of the brain, divided into left and right hemispheres. The cerebrum controls the skeletal muscles, interprets general senses (such as temperature, pain, and touch), and contains centers for sight and hearing. Intellect, memory, and emotional reactions also take place in the cerebrum.


  3. meningesthree layers of membrane that cover the brain and spinal cord


  4. comastate of profound unconsciousness


  5. meningitisinflammation of the meninges