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pituitary gland
the infundibulu connects the hypothalamus to...
arachnoid villi
valvelike and protrude externally through the dura mater to absorb cerebrospinal fluid
diencephalon
includes the thalamus, hypothalamus, and epithalamus
Parietal lobe
primary sensory cortex
frontal lobe
somatic motor cortex
frontal lobe
motor speech area
frontal lobe
premotor area
occipital lobe
auditory area
thalamus
a major realy station for sensory information ascending to primary sensory areas of the cerebral cortex. contains specialized nuclei.
prefrontal area
brain area associates experiences necessary for the production of abstract ideas, judgement, and conscience
primary motor cortex
axons from this area form the major pyramidal tracts
hypothalamus
area is the main visceral control center of the body
cerebellar white matter
arbor vitae
brain stem
midbrain, medulla, and pons
arachnoid and pia
the subarachnoid space lies between what two layers of meninges?
metabolic waste
the blood-brain barrier is effective against...
temporal lobe
the primary auditory cortex is located...
brocas area
considered motor speech area
visceral sensory area
area of cortex that is responsible for sensations of the full bladder
amygdala
structure not directly involved in memory
lateral sulcus
the frontal lobe is seperated from the temperal lobe by the...
motor-anterior
which association regarding the function and location of the cerebrum is most accurate?
the hypothalamus
is the thermostat of the body since it regulates temperature
frontal from parietal
the central sulcus seperates which lobes?
cerebrospinal fluid
is formed mostly by the choroid plexuses and modified by ependymal cells
sulcus
shallow groove on the surface of a cortex