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1

What is Broca's area of the brain known for?

speech production
is also a major stroke area of the brain

2

What impairment is common with a stroke on the right side?

language impairment

3

Rostral

head of organism

4

Caudal

tail of organism

5

Afferent

toward

6

Efferent

away

7

Rostrocaudal Axis

head to tail

8

Dorsoventral Axis

back to front

9

Longitudinal Axis

(Neuroaxis) not straight line in human.

10

Regional Anatomy

structures that lie together

11

Functional Anatomy

structures that all that work together

12

Functional Localizational

understand function, each name anatomy involved