The Nervous System Quiz B

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The Nervous System - Quiz A 1. A/An __________ brain injury is caused by a blow to the head or a penetrating head injury that damages the brain. traumatic 2. The term __________ describes the absence of normal sensation, especially sensitivity to pain, that is induced by the administration of an anesthetic. anesthesia 3. The use of ultrasound imaging to diagnose a shift in the midline structures of the brain is known as __________ . echoencephalography 4. The temporary paralysis of the seventh cranial nerve that causes paralysis only of the affected side of the face is known as __________. Bell's palsy 5. An excessive fear of spiders is known as __________ . arachnophobia 6. A/An __________ is a tumor of the spinal cord. This term also means an abnormal proliferation of bone marrow tissue myelosis 7. The __________ nervous system prepares the body for emergencies and stress by increasing the breathing rate, heart rate, and blood flow to muscles. sympathetic 8. A deep state of unconsciousness marked by the absence of spontaneous eye movements, no response to painful stimuli, and the lack of speech is known as a/an __________ .
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This note was uploaded on 03/10/2012 for the course HRP 2303 taught by Professor Judithguetzow during the Spring '12 term at Texas Pan American.

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