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02.00 Free Response Question Practice Randy has been experiencing several disturbing symptoms over the last year including: muscle weakness, slow reaction time, visual perception issues, seizures, hearing loss, weight gain, a general sense of pain, and delusions. Explain why his doctors might be concerned with the following when making their diagnosis: Neurotransmitters Hormones Myelin sheath Occipital lobe Temporal lobe Describe how each of the following brain scanning techniques would aid the doctors in making their diagnosis of these symptoms: Pet scan fMRI EEG Randy has been experiencing several disturbing symptoms over the last year including muscle weakness, slow reaction time, visual perception issues, seizures, hearing loss, weight gain, a general sense of pain, and delusions. Doctors are concerned with the neurotransmitters, hormones, Myelin sheath, occipital lobe and temporal lobe. I believe that doctors are concerned with neurotransmitters because it’s a chemical that when released has an effect on the next cell.

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