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Infectious Diseases of the Nervous System caused by Bacteria and Viruses
Bacterial Disease: Meningitis... *inflamm…
Bacterial Disease: Pneumococcal Mening…
Bacterial Disease: Meningococcal Menin…
Bacterial Disease: Hemophilus Influenz…
Agent name:... Agent type: bacterial and viral *viral milder... Cha…
Agent name: streptococcus pneumoniae... Agent type: Bacterial... Ch…
Agent name: neisseria meningiditis... Agent type: Bacterial... Char…
Agent name: hemophilus influenzae B (HiB)... Agent type: Bacteri…
Bacterial Disease: Meningitis... *inflamm…
Agent name:... Agent type: bacterial and viral *viral milder... Cha…
Bacterial Disease: Pneumococcal Mening…
Agent name: streptococcus pneumoniae... Agent type: Bacterial... Ch…
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Infectious Diseases of the Nervous System Caused by Bacteria & Viruses
Central nervous system is protected by
Meningitis is what
Meningitis Symptoms:
meninges which protects the brain and…
meninges, protect brain and spinal cord ... -Blood-brain barrier…
the inflammation in meninges
painful or stiff neck, increased WBC in CSF, headache, fever,…
cerebrospinal flued (CSF), fills space between 2 inner membra…
Central nervous system is protected by
meninges, protect brain and spinal cord ... -Blood-brain barrier…
Meningitis is what
the inflammation in meninges
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Infectious Diseases of the Nervous System Caused by Bacteria & Viruses
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Meningitis
Pneumococcal Meningitis
Meningococcal Meningitis & Meningococc…
The CNS is protected by:... Meninges... • Protect brain and spinal…
Bacterial meningitis is a life-threatening disease: - Can kil…
Agent name: Streptococcus pneumoniae... Agent type: Bacterial…
Agent name: Neisseria meningiditis... Agent type: bacterial... Tr…
Central Nervous System (CNS)
The CNS is protected by:... Meninges... • Protect brain and spinal…
Meningitis
Bacterial meningitis is a life-threatening disease: - Can kil…
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Infectious Diseases of the Nervous System Caused by Bacteria and Viruses
Encephalitis
Meningitis
Meningococcal Meningitis and Meningoco…
Hemophilus influenzae Meningitis
inflammation of the brain
inflammation of the meninges... Disease name: Pneumococcal Menin…
Agent name: Neisseria meningitis... Agent type: Bacterial
Disease name: Haemophilus influenzae... Agent name: Haemphilus i…
Encephalitis
inflammation of the brain
Meningitis
inflammation of the meninges... Disease name: Pneumococcal Menin…
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Infectious Diseases of the Nervous System Caused by Bacteria and Viruses
• Central Nervous System
• Spread of bacterial meningitis
o Pneumococcal Meningitis
o Meningococcal Meningitis & Meningoco…
o Brain ... o Cranial Nerves ... o Spinal Cord ... o Spinal Nerves
• Bacteria becomes invasive ... • Enters blood stream... • Multipli…
• Bacterial Agent: Streptococcus pneumoniae... • Leading cause o…
o Meningococcal Meningitis & Meningococcemia... • Bacterial Meni…
• Central Nervous System
o Brain ... o Cranial Nerves ... o Spinal Cord ... o Spinal Nerves
• Spread of bacterial meningitis
• Bacteria becomes invasive ... • Enters blood stream... • Multipli…
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Infectious diseases of the NERVOUS SYSTEM caused by bacteria and viruses
CNS is protected by: defenses of the C…
CNS is protected by: Meninges
CNS is protected by: Blood-brain barri…
CNS is protected by: Cerebrospinal flu…
- Bone (skull, spinal column)... - Meninges (3 tough membranes)…
- Protect brain and spinal cord... - Contain cerebrospinal flui…
- low permeability blood vessels in brain... - keeps most infec…
- fills space between 2 inner membranes... - sterile (no normal…
CNS is protected by: defenses of the C…
- Bone (skull, spinal column)... - Meninges (3 tough membranes)…
CNS is protected by: Meninges
- Protect brain and spinal cord... - Contain cerebrospinal flui…
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Infectious diseases of the NERVOUS SYSTEM caused by bacteria and viruses
CNS is protected by: defenses of the C…
CNS is protected by: Meninges
CNS is protected by: Blood-brain barri…
CNS is protected by: Cerebrospinal flu…
- Bone (skull, spinal column)... - Meninges (3 tough membranes)…
- Protect brain and spinal cord... - Contain cerebrospinal flui…
- low permeability blood vessels in brain... - keeps most infec…
- fills space between 2 inner membranes... - sterile (no normal…
CNS is protected by: defenses of the C…
- Bone (skull, spinal column)... - Meninges (3 tough membranes)…
CNS is protected by: Meninges
- Protect brain and spinal cord... - Contain cerebrospinal flui…
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MBI Final Exam: Infectious disease of nervous system caused by bacteria & viruses
What is the central nervous system?
What is the CNS protected by?
What is meninges
Symptoms of the meninges
-CNS... -Brain and spinal cord
Meninges... -Contain cerebrospinal fluid (CSF)... -Lack significant…
-Inflammation of the meninges... -Life threatening; can kill wit…
-Headache... -Fever... -Painful/stiff neck... -Sore throat... -Sensitivit…
What is the central nervous system?
-CNS... -Brain and spinal cord
What is the CNS protected by?
Meninges... -Contain cerebrospinal fluid (CSF)... -Lack significant…
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INFECTIOUS DISEASES OF THE NERVOUS SYSTEM
PURULENT (BACTERIAL) MENINGITIS
GRANULOMATOUS MENINGITIS
GRANULOMATOUS INFECTION
CRYPTOCOCCOMA
Neutrophils (PMNs) = bacterial... CSF: Low glucose; high protein…
Meningitis primarily basilar
PURULENT (BACTERIAL) MENINGITIS
Neutrophils (PMNs) = bacterial... CSF: Low glucose; high protein…
GRANULOMATOUS MENINGITIS
Meningitis primarily basilar
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Nervous System Viruses
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Overview
Cytomegalic inclusion disease causes _…
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Characteristics
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Spread
Causes asymptomatic infection or mono in adults but *cytomega…
Petecheal rash, microcephally, and jaundice
Herpes viridae, enveloped, DsDNA that replicates in nucleus w…
Spread via contact with body fluids; initially infects leukoc…
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Overview
Causes asymptomatic infection or mono in adults but *cytomega…
Cytomegalic inclusion disease causes _…
Petecheal rash, microcephally, and jaundice
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Diseases of the Nervous System and Eyes - Page 3 - RNA Viruses
What infection presents with asymptoma…
What are the different types of polio…
What are the symptoms for minor polio?
Poliomyelitis
Minor polio, non paralytic polio, and paralytic polio
Nonspecific symptoms
What infection presents with asymptoma…
Poliomyelitis
What are the different types of polio…
Minor polio, non paralytic polio, and paralytic polio
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Infectious diseases of Nervous system by bacteria & viruses (Exam 4)
Meninges
Blood-brain barrier
Meningitis
Bacterial v Viral Meningitis
three layers of tough membranes that cover & protect the brai…
specialized capillaries the keep most infectious agents and m…
inflammation of meninges. bacteria, viruses, and certain chem…
bacterial: life-threatening disease can kill in 24 hours. dea…
Meninges
three layers of tough membranes that cover & protect the brai…
Blood-brain barrier
specialized capillaries the keep most infectious agents and m…
MBI final exam: infectious diseases of the nervous system caused by bacteria and viruses
CNS
CNS protection
meninges
blood brain barrier
brain and spinal cord
protected by bone, meninges, blood-brain barrier, CSF
protect brain and spinal cord... - contains CSF which should be…
- low permeability blood vessels in the brain ... - keeps most i…
CNS
brain and spinal cord
CNS protection
protected by bone, meninges, blood-brain barrier, CSF
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Nervous System: Viruses
Nervous signs and sxs
Lab Dx:
Encephalitis can also occur in some ch…
Western Equine Encephalitis Virus
headache (more pronounced than in bacterial)
normal glucose
chicken pox, measles, mumps, rubella, and polio
Dead End host ... Togaviridae ... +ssRNA... enveloped ... primary vecto…
Nervous signs and sxs
headache (more pronounced than in bacterial)
Lab Dx:
normal glucose
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Nervous System Viruses
Arboviruses (6)
Western Equine Characteristics
Western Equine Symptoms
Western Equine Pathology/Epidemiology
Arthropod borne viruses... Western Equine... Eastern Equine... West Ni…
ssRNA... Enveloped... Mosquito borne (Culex)... Bird as reservoir
Mild flu to encephalitis... Survivors have neuro deficits
Diagnose by IgG... Not human to human transmittable... No treatment…
Arboviruses (6)
Arthropod borne viruses... Western Equine... Eastern Equine... West Ni…
Western Equine Characteristics
ssRNA... Enveloped... Mosquito borne (Culex)... Bird as reservoir
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Nervous System & Diseases
nervous system
brain
spinal cord
neurons
control center for the entire body, made up of the brain, spi…
control center of the nervous system
nerves that run up and down the length of the back and transm…
nerve cells that carry messages back & forth
nervous system
control center for the entire body, made up of the brain, spi…
brain
control center of the nervous system
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Diseases of the Nervous System
Anatomy of meninges
Lumbar Puncture Technique
Macroscopic Exam
Elevated CSF protein is seen in
1. Pia mater= adheres to the brain and spinal cord.... 2. Arachn…
needle between 4th and 5th vertebrae because the spinal cord…
Protein concentration is falsely elevated by the presence of…
infections, intracranial hemorrhages, multiple sclerosis, Gui…
Anatomy of meninges
1. Pia mater= adheres to the brain and spinal cord.... 2. Arachn…
Lumbar Puncture Technique
needle between 4th and 5th vertebrae because the spinal cord…
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Viruses, Diseases, and the Immune System
characteristics of a virus
why is a virus non-living?
structure of a virus
What are the 2 cycles of viral replica…
- non-living parasites... - only be seen by an electron microsco…
- not made up of cells... - they do not use energy... - they cannot…
- core is DNA or RNA... - capsid (protein coat) around they gene…
- lysogenic cycle (sleeper agent)... - lytic agent (active agent)
characteristics of a virus
- non-living parasites... - only be seen by an electron microsco…
why is a virus non-living?
- not made up of cells... - they do not use energy... - they cannot…
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Nervous System & Diseases
nervous system
brain
spinal cord
neurons
control center for the entire body, made up of the brain, spi…
control center of the nervous system
nerves that run up and down the length of the back and transm…
nerve cells that carry messages back & forth
nervous system
control center for the entire body, made up of the brain, spi…
brain
control center of the nervous system
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Diseases and Disorders of the Nervous System
Epilepsy
Stroke/ Cerebrovascular Accident
Seizure
Alzheimer's Disease
A disorder of the central nervous system characterized by los…
A sudden attack of weakness or paralysis that occurs when blo…
Paroxysmal, uncontrolled electrical discharge of neurons in t…
A progressive and irreversible brain disorder characterized b…
Epilepsy
A disorder of the central nervous system characterized by los…
Stroke/ Cerebrovascular Accident
A sudden attack of weakness or paralysis that occurs when blo…
Nervous System Diseases and Disorders
Headache
Headache... Signs and Symptoms
Migraine Headache
Migraine Headache... Signs and Symptoms
Any diffuse pain occurring in any portion of the head; may be…
Dull aching or acute and pounding pain; pain may focus in the…
Recurrent, frequently incapacitating type of headache charact…
Throbbing dull pain, may be followed by nausea, vomiting or p…
Headache
Any diffuse pain occurring in any portion of the head; may be…
Headache... Signs and Symptoms
Dull aching or acute and pounding pain; pain may focus in the…
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Disease, Immune System, and Viruses
Disease
Disease Occurs Due To
Possible Pathogens
Cancer
Any condition that prevents the body from working as it shoul…
Pathogens (Foreign Invaders), Toxic Substance, Poor Nutrition…
Viruses, Bacteria, Fungi, Other Parasites
Certain genetic mutations in a cell that can result in uncont…
Disease
Any condition that prevents the body from working as it shoul…
Disease Occurs Due To
Pathogens (Foreign Invaders), Toxic Substance, Poor Nutrition…
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Nervous System Diseases-1
Define demyelinating diseases
For multiple sclerosis define the foll…
Give the pathogenesis of Multiple scle…
Give the gross morphology and location…
Loss of myelin sheaths of axons either from... damaged oligoden…
Autoimmune disease - characterized by distinct EPISODES of ne…
immune response against myelin sheath... Genetic and environmen…
brain and SC... multiple lesions... well circumscribed ... slightly…
Define demyelinating diseases
Loss of myelin sheaths of axons either from... damaged oligoden…
For multiple sclerosis define the foll…
Autoimmune disease - characterized by distinct EPISODES of ne…
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Micro. Diseases of nervous system
What does a spinal-tap do?
Bacterial Meningitis
Bacterial Meningitis
Bacterial Meningitis
Inject into the spine, takes some liquid, makes brain lower,…
Agent: H. Influenzae ... Diagnosis: CSF... Transmission: Endogenous…
Agent: Neisseria meningitidis ... Diagnosis: CSF ... Transmission:…
Agent: Streptococcus pneumoniae... Diagnosis: CSF ... Transmission:…
What does a spinal-tap do?
Inject into the spine, takes some liquid, makes brain lower,…
Bacterial Meningitis
Agent: H. Influenzae ... Diagnosis: CSF... Transmission: Endogenous…
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Diseases and Disorders of the Nervous System
nervous system
organs of the nervous system divided i…
central nervous system organs
function of CNS
coordinates/ control body's function... maintains homeostasis
central nervous system (CNS)... peripheral nervous system (PNS)
brain ... spinal cord
integrates information... controls PNS... interprets sensory input…
nervous system
coordinates/ control body's function... maintains homeostasis
organs of the nervous system divided i…
central nervous system (CNS)... peripheral nervous system (PNS)
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viruses of the immune system and nervous system
what is variola major and variola minor?
what are hemorrhagic fevers?
what are examples of the flaviviruses?
what is hantavirus?
-smallpox... -Last case in the U.S. - 1949... -Last case in the wo…
-multi-organ system damage often accompanied by hemorrhage (b…
-Yellow Fever - 1st disease attributed to a virus!... -Dengue F…
-passed by mice urine/feces, often on farms
what is variola major and variola minor?
-smallpox... -Last case in the U.S. - 1949... -Last case in the wo…
what are hemorrhagic fevers?
-multi-organ system damage often accompanied by hemorrhage (b…
Nervous system diseases
ALS
Carpal tunnel
CVA/ stroke
Ischasmic stroke
disorder that involces the desth of neurons causing weakness…
Median nerve compressed in wrist causing pain and cured by re…
Interruption do blood and oxygen to the brain causing tissue…
Type of stroke Blockage of clot in brain so need to use blood…
ALS
disorder that involces the desth of neurons causing weakness…
Carpal tunnel
Median nerve compressed in wrist causing pain and cured by re…
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Nervous System Disorders/Diseases
Quadriplegia
Hydrocephalus
Epilepsy
Encephalitis
Paralysis of all four extremities
Excessive accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid in the ventricles
Abnomal electrical impulses in the neurons of the brain resul…
Inflammation of the brain usually due to a virus, bacteria, o…
Quadriplegia
Paralysis of all four extremities
Hydrocephalus
Excessive accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid in the ventricles
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Nervous system diseases
Meningitis
bacterial meningitis
Neisseria meningitides aka - meningoco…
Streptococcus pneumoniae
-infection (inflammation) of the layers covering the brain an…
Causes... -Hemophilus influenzae... -Streptococcus pneumoniae... -Neis…
Gram (-) diplo-cocci - may be intracellular... -Menigococcal men…
Gram (+) diplococci... -Alpha hemolysis... -Capsule, slimy on agar…
Meningitis
-infection (inflammation) of the layers covering the brain an…
bacterial meningitis
Causes... -Hemophilus influenzae... -Streptococcus pneumoniae... -Neis…
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Nervous System - Disorders/Diseases
Epilepsy
Alzheimer's Disease
Multiple Sclerosis
Parkinson's Disease
Can be described as a "seizure disorder," or a disorder that…
A progressive, degenerative disorder that attacks the neurons…
A chronic, often disabling disease that attacks the Central N…
A chronic and progressive movement disorder which involves ma…
Epilepsy
Can be described as a "seizure disorder," or a disorder that…
Alzheimer's Disease
A progressive, degenerative disorder that attacks the neurons…
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Diseases of nervous system- meningitis
Meningitis
Encephalitis
Meningoencephalitis
Bacterial Meningitis s/sx
inflammation of the meninges
inflammation of the brain
inflammation of both
*Followed by nausea and vomiting... *May progress to convulsions…
Meningitis
inflammation of the meninges
Encephalitis
inflammation of the brain
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NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES
QUADRIPLEGIA
HYDOCEPHALUS
EPILSEPSY
ENCEPHALITIS
PARALYSIS OF ALL FOUR EXTREMITIES
EXCESSIVE ACCUMULATION OF CEREBROSPINAL FLUID IN THE VENTRICLES
ABNORMAL ELECTRICL IMPULSES IN THE NEURONS OF THE BRAIN RESUL…
INFLAMMATION OF THE BRAIN USUALLY CAUSED BY A VIRUS, BACTERIU…
QUADRIPLEGIA
PARALYSIS OF ALL FOUR EXTREMITIES
HYDOCEPHALUS
EXCESSIVE ACCUMULATION OF CEREBROSPINAL FLUID IN THE VENTRICLES
6 terms
nervous system diseases
for all causes of bacterial meningitis
streptococcus pneumoniae meningitis
neisseria meningitidis
viral meningitis
-s&s: fever, severe headache, stiff neck, followed by nausea…
-s&s: bacterial meningitis... -pathogenesis: when mucociliary es…
-s&s: bacterial meningitis, petechiae (purplish spots on skin…
-s&s: aseptic meningitis, more common than bacterial meningit…
for all causes of bacterial meningitis
-s&s: fever, severe headache, stiff neck, followed by nausea…
streptococcus pneumoniae meningitis
-s&s: bacterial meningitis... -pathogenesis: when mucociliary es…
12 terms
Nervous System Diseases
Epilepsy
3 periods in a seizure
Tonic
Clonic
-characterized by repeated episodes of seizures... -idiopathic,…
-aura; pre-ictal period... min-hrs... -seizure <2 min long... -post-i…
still
movement (paddling)
Epilepsy
-characterized by repeated episodes of seizures... -idiopathic,…
3 periods in a seizure
-aura; pre-ictal period... min-hrs... -seizure <2 min long... -post-i…
80 terms
Nervous System and Diseases
difficulty speaking
a state of mental confusion due to dis…
impairment of intellectual function ch…
inflammation of the brain, commonly ca…
dysphyasia
delirium
dementia
encephalitis
difficulty speaking
dysphyasia
a state of mental confusion due to dis…
delirium
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Nervous System & Diseases
Neuron
Myelin Sheath
Synapse
Central Nervous System (CNS)
a specialized cell transmitting nerve impulses
insulating fatty layer that speeds transmission
a junction between 2 nerve cells
consists of the brain, spinal cord, and nerves
Neuron
a specialized cell transmitting nerve impulses
Myelin Sheath
insulating fatty layer that speeds transmission
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Diseases of the nervous system
Neuron
Myelin
Cerebrospinal fluid
Meningitis
Nerve cell
Insulating sheath around nerve fiber
Clear watery fluid that fill the space between the arachnoid…
Inflammation of the meninges caused by viral or bacterial inf…
Neuron
Nerve cell
Myelin
Insulating sheath around nerve fiber
18 terms
Diseases of the Nervous System
Brain Trauma
Idiopathic Vestibular Disease
Neoplasia
Idiopathic Epilepsy
causes seizures, blood in ears or nose, ocular hemorrhage, sh…
is an acute disorder of both dogs and cats that includes a lo…
an enlarged tumor within the brain producing tissue compression
episodes of seizures with no demonstrated cause
Brain Trauma
causes seizures, blood in ears or nose, ocular hemorrhage, sh…
Idiopathic Vestibular Disease
is an acute disorder of both dogs and cats that includes a lo…
23 terms
Infectious Disease of the Nervous System
General principles of nervous system i…
Principles of viral infections
Herpes simplex encephalitis
Bell's Palsy and vestibular neuritis;…
damage can be due to... 1) direct effect of organism... 2) host imm…
lots of phenotypic hetergeneity... seven syndromes... 1) acute ase…
Evolves over several days... viral encephalitis pattern: fever,…
HSV remains dormant in ganglia and reactivates, causing dysfu…
General principles of nervous system i…
damage can be due to... 1) direct effect of organism... 2) host imm…
Principles of viral infections
lots of phenotypic hetergeneity... seven syndromes... 1) acute ase…
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Nervous System Diseases
words ending in "itis" means
central nervous system includes
peripheral nervous system includes
central nervous system is protected by
inflamation
brain and spinal cord
everything else besides the brain and spinal cord
membranes called meninges
words ending in "itis" means
inflamation
central nervous system includes
brain and spinal cord
12 terms
Nervous System Diseases Cont.
streptococcus pneumoniae
streptococcus virulence factors
haemophilus influenzae
listeria monocytogenes
spreads via bloodstream from lung or ear infections, vaccine…
capsule, a-hemolysis, H2O2 production
bacteria causes a severe meningitis but rarely seen since vac…
gram positive bacteria more commonly seen in food poisoning a…
streptococcus pneumoniae
spreads via bloodstream from lung or ear infections, vaccine…
streptococcus virulence factors
capsule, a-hemolysis, H2O2 production
28 terms
Diseases of Nervous System
cerebell/o
cerebr/o
dur/o
encephal/o
cerebellum
cerebrum, brain
hard, dura mater
brain
cerebell/o
cerebellum
cerebr/o
cerebrum, brain
10 terms
Infectious Diseases of the Nervous System
Neisseria meningitides (Meningococcus)
Streptococcus pneumonia
Haemophilus influenza
Listeria monocytogenes
Neisseria meningitides (Meningococcus)
Streptococcus pneumonia
10 terms
Microbial Diseases of the Nervous System
Meningitis
Encephalitis
Bacterial Meningitis
Neisseria Meningitis (Meningococcal Me…
Inflammation of meninges
Inflammation of the brain
Haemophilus influenzae Meningitis
N. meningitidis
Meningitis
Inflammation of meninges
Encephalitis
Inflammation of the brain
34 terms
Nervous System Diseases and Disorders
Headache
Headache... Signs and Symptoms
Migraine Headache
Migraine Headache... Signs and Symptoms
Any diffuse pain occurring in any portion of the head; may be…
Dull aching or acute and pounding pain; pain may focus in the…
Recurrent, frequently incapacitating type of headache charact…
Throbbing dull pain, may be followed by nausea, vomiting or p…
Headache
Any diffuse pain occurring in any portion of the head; may be…
Headache... Signs and Symptoms
Dull aching or acute and pounding pain; pain may focus in the…
8 terms
Nervous System Diseases
meningitis
meningitis symptoms
meningitis diagnosis
meningitis treatment
infection of meninges triggering inflammation, caused by bact…
stiff neck, fever, headache, nausea, photophobia- but also so…
usually requires lumbar puncture for CSF sample for pathogen…
usually begun before pathogen identification due to rapid pro…
meningitis
infection of meninges triggering inflammation, caused by bact…
meningitis symptoms
stiff neck, fever, headache, nausea, photophobia- but also so…
17 terms
Nervous System Common Diseases
MS multiple sclerosis
cerebrovascular accident
transcient ischemic heart attack
epilepsy
immune system attacks protective sheath (myelin)that cover ne…
sudden death of brain cells due to lack of O2
stroke warning,mini strokes, caused by clot
neurological disorder ,nerve cell activities in the brain Bec…
MS multiple sclerosis
immune system attacks protective sheath (myelin)that cover ne…
cerebrovascular accident
sudden death of brain cells due to lack of O2
Nervous System Diseases
Epilepsy
Epilepsy Etiology
Epilepsy Dx
Epilepsy Signalment
Repeated episodes of seizures
Idiopathic, genetic
Exclusion of all other possibilities
92% purebred dogs... 1st seizure: 1-5yr... Less than/equal to 4wks…
Epilepsy
Repeated episodes of seizures
Epilepsy Etiology
Idiopathic, genetic
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Diseases of the Nervous System and Eyes
Meningoccal Meningitis
Haemophilus Influenzae Meningitis
Pneumococcal Meningitis
Leprosy
1) Causative agent: NEISSERIA MENINGITIDIS... 2) Bacterial, Gram…
1) Causative agent: HAEMOPHILUS INFLUENZAE ... 2) Bacterial, Gra…
1) Causative agent: STREPTOCOCCUS PNEUMINIAE ... 2) Bacterial, G…
1) Causative agent: MYCOBACTERIUM LEPRAE ... 2) Bacterial, Relat…
Meningoccal Meningitis
1) Causative agent: NEISSERIA MENINGITIDIS... 2) Bacterial, Gram…
Haemophilus Influenzae Meningitis
1) Causative agent: HAEMOPHILUS INFLUENZAE ... 2) Bacterial, Gra…
13 terms
Dysfunctions and diseases of the nervous system
multiple sclerosis
polio
cerebral palsy
epilepsy
the immune system eats away at the protective covering of the…
viral disease that may cause paralysis; preventable by polio…
congenital disorder of movement, posture & muscle tone; incur…
disorder in which nerve cell activity in the brain is disturb…
multiple sclerosis
the immune system eats away at the protective covering of the…
polio
viral disease that may cause paralysis; preventable by polio…
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