5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What is "cross talk"?
- What ganglions are supplied by the greater, lesser, & least splanchnic nerves?
- What are the target organs of the superior cervical ganglions (C1-C4)?
- What are the target organs of the superior mesenteric ganglion?
- What are the preganglionic and postganglionic neurotransmitters for the somatic nervous system, the PNS, and SNS?
- a Greater & lesser: celiac plexus
Least: inferior mesenteric & hypogastric ganglia
- b Iris & ciliary body
Lacrimal & salivary glands
- c Somatic: preganglionic-Ach
PNS: preganglionic & postganglionic-Ach
SNS: preganglionic-Ach, postganglionic-NE
- d Large & small bowel
- e Phenomenon where neurons carrying normal sensory info cross over & are interpreted as high intensity pain & accounts for allodynia
5 Multiple choice questions
- Receives all presynaptic input enters from L1 & L2.
These ganglia are not fused but the coccygeal ganglia meet at the midline
- Stomach, small bowel, adrenal medulla
- Complex regional pain syndrome.
- Ptosis (drooping of eyelid), flushing, miosis (pupillary constriction), anhidrosis (lack of sweating).
5 True/False questions
Describe the cardiac plexus → Superficial & deep divisions.
Both organized around the aortic arch.
Blocking what ganglion is indicated in treatment & diagnosis of pain syndromes, vascular insufficiency, hyperhidrosis, and dysrhythmias? → Stellate
Blocking what plexus is indicated in treatment of intraabdominal malignancies & chronic pancreatitis; diagnostic (local or therapeutic (neurolytic block)? → Stellate
Blocking what plexus and ganglion is indicated in tx of painful conditions of the pelvis and perineum? → Superior hypogastric plexus & ganglion impar
What are the middle cervical ganglion? → C7 & C8