5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Myasthenia gravis
- a Largest part of the brain; responsible for voluntary muscular activity, vision, speech, taste, hearing, thought and memory, among other functions.
- b Excessive movement.
- c Autoimmune neuromuscular disorder characterized by weakness of voluntary muscles.
- d Without coordination.
- e Supporting cells (stroma) of the nervous system; glial cells.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Highly malignant brain tumor composed of glial cells (astrocytes).
- Blood clot that is carried by the bloodstream from one area of the body to another where it blocks a blood vessel.
- Disease of nerves; primarily in the peripheral nervous system.
- Main relay center of the brain; located in the central region or diencephalon of the brain.
- Pertaining to the thalamus.
5 True/False questions
Peripheral nervous system → Nerves outside the brain and spinal cord; cranial, spinal, and autonomic nerves.
Migraine → Peculiar sensation appearing before more definite symptoms.
Bell palsy → glucose or oxygen to image the metabolic activity of cells, such as brain cells.
Receptor → Organ that receives nervous stimulation and passes it on to nerves that carry the stimulation to the brain and spinal cord; skin, ears, eyes and taste buds.
Bradykinesia → Slow movement.