5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Myelin sheath
- a Fatty, white covering over the axon of a nerve cell.
- b Difficulty in reading, writing, and learning.
- c Pertaining to the thalamus.
- d Slow movement.
- e Macroscopic cordlike collection of fibers that carry electrical impulses.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Condition of no sensation of pain (usually accompanied by sedation without loss of consciousness).
- Pertaining to within the membranes (meninges) surrounding the brain and spinal cord.
- Degenerative disorder of motor neurons in the spinal cord and brainstem and resulting in total body paralysis.
- X-ray record (with contrast) of the spinal cord.
- Inflammation of the brain.
5 True/False questions
tomography → A severe headache that is often accompanied by nausea and vomiting.
Cerebral angiography → X-ray record of blood vessels in the brain after intravenous injection of contrast material.
Myasthenia gravis → Three membranes surrounding and protecting the brain and spinal cord.
Cauda equina → Intensely unpleasant burning pain in a limb following damage to nerves.
Sulcus, sulci → Unilateral paralysis of the face caused by a disorder of the facial nerve.