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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
For questions 8-12, match the terms on the left with their definitions on the right.8.hematomaa.An injury at the site of impact9.contusionb.An injury opposite from the site of impact10.coup injuryc.Headache11.prodromad.Tearing of brain tissue12.cephalalgiae.Bruising of brain tissuef.An accumulation of bloodg.An accumulation of cerebrospinal fluidh.A feeling by the patient that an attack is imminent13. The most common type of infection of the central nervous system is:
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Physiology,brain tissue,Diabetes mellitus type 2,multi-infarct dementia