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Detailed Questions from book and class All of the output of the cerebellum is via Purkinje cells. Most systems cross (i.e. pass information to the opposite side of the brain). Damage to the extrapyramidal system: results in rigidity; is often due to environmental pollution; involves the basal ganglia. If a finger is amputated the cerebral cortex that used to respond to that finger will become responsive to other fingers or part of the palm. Motor system deficits can involve cranial nerves 7, 11, and 12. A neurologist uses the term upper motor neuron as synonymous with corticospinal system. Right side of the brain is more related to spatial abilities and “aha” answers. Dr. Glendenning’s research showed that sound becomes contralateralized. To do this she used behavior, anatomy and chemistry. Early studies showed that girls mature faster than boys, develop verbal skills earlier and are conditioned to behave better than boys. Men are more left brain dominant.
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