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Presence of abnormal sensation such as tingling, prickling, and burning

Parenthesis

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A progressive, degenerative disorder affecting motor neurons of the spinal cord brain stem and cerebral hemisphere

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

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A rare condition in which brain fails to develop at levels above the mesencephalon or inferior part of diacep

Anencephaly

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Total lose of sensation

Anesthesia

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Disorder that effects voluntary motor performance and arrives in infancy

Cerebral palsy

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A change in pupillary size in response to change in light a decreased deceptor

Adaption

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An individual feels pain in a specific part of the body surface that may not be where the medical promblem is

Referred pain

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Temporary or permanent loss of memory

Amnesia

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Progressive chs disorder marked by loss of higher order cerebral functions

Alzheimer's disease

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Loss of the ability to store new memory

Anterograde amnesia

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An inherited CNS disease marked by a progressive deterioration of metal abilities and motor disturbance

Huntington disease

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Loss of both past memories and ability to consolidate memories result of head injury

Post traumatic amnesia

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Loss of memory from past events

Retrograde

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Psychological disorder marked by pronounce disturbance of mood and thought patterns

Schizophrenia

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A progress loss of memory, spatial orientation, language, and personality as a consequence of aging

Senile dementia