DIAG 2740 Chapter 18 Outline

DIAG 2740 Chapter 18 Outline - Autonomic Control...

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Chapter 18 Olfactory System Pathway: Hippocampus and Memory 3 main components of memory 1. 2. 3. Memory Disorder Declarative- Nondeclarative- Amnesia- Unilateral dominant hemisphere - Unilateral in nondominant- Memory Testing Immediate recall Working memory Recent memory (short term?) Remote memory
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Amnesia Anterograde amnesia Retrograde amnesia Differential Diagnosis of Memory Loss Cerebral contusion: Concussion: Infarct or ischemia PCA- inferior temporal lobe Medial diencephalon and thalamus Posterior circulation problem can result in memory loss Global anoxia Due to heart attack Due to ruptured aneurysm Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome Caused by: Definition of confabulation: The Amygdala: Emotions, Drives, and Other Functions
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Unformatted text preview: Autonomic Control Connections between amygdala and hypothalamus Role in olfaction Seizures and Epilepsy Seizure- episode of abnormally synchronized high frequency neuron firing Epilepsy is a tendency to have seizures that are unprovoked Seizure Classification Partial (local, focal) Generalized Seizures can start as partial then spread to become generalized Partial seizures Simple Complex Tonic Clonic Seizures Come from motor cortex seizure Clonic Tonic Ictal period- during seizure Post-ictal period- after the seizure Simple partial seizures Complex Partial Seizures Generalized Seizure Grand Mal Seizure Petite Mal Seizure Status Epilepticus...
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