An altered level of consciousness caused by a structural defect tends to

An altered level of consciousness caused by a

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6. An altered level of consciousness caused by a structural defect tends to present with: a. asymmetrical manifestations.b. symmetrical manifestations.c. absence of corneal reflexes.d. dementia. 7. The most common cause of an acute confusional state in the United States is: 1
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For questions 8-12, match the terms on the left with their definitions on the right. 8. hematoma a. An injury at the site of impact 9. contusion b. An injury opposite from the site of impact 10. coup injury c. Headache 11. prodroma d. Tearing of brain tissue 12. cephalalgia e. Bruising of brain tissue f. An accumulation of blood g. An accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid h. A feeling by the patient that an attack is imminent 13. The most common type of infection of the central nervous system is:
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  • Spring '13
  • Magesh
  • Physiology, brain tissue, Diabetes mellitus type 2, multi-infarct dementia

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