Flashcards in Misc Deck (23)
What does CHAOS stand for?
CAD, hypertension, atherosclerosis, obesity, stroke
Type to diabetes appears to be autosomal________?
What is the leading cause of blindness in the us in patients 20-74?
What is the cause of end stage renal disease In the use?
What is the most common cause of polynnuropathy ?
Less than 140
Lesions of a pleuxus are _______and blank
Asymmetric and sensorimotor
Lesions of the peripheral nerve root are typically ______and ________
Asymmetric and dermatomal
Burning in a stocking ad glove pattern is associated with?
What is the most common polyneuropathy is what?
Diabetic sensorimotor polyneuropathy
What is the most common DMPN?
Distal symmetrical polyneuropathy
What is the most common type of MS?
Is MS more common in men or woman?
To diagnose MS what must doc do?
Find damage in at lease two speed rate areas of the CNS, and find evidence that the damage occurs at lease one month apart and rule everything else out
What is Found in the CSF of ms patients
Elevated IgG and oligoclonal bands
What is illusion of environmental motion, classically described as spinning or whirling?
What cause of vertigo is damage of the inner ear receptors/ vestibulococculear nerve?
What cause of vertigo includes damage to centers that process vestibular signals (brain stem etc)
Jerk nystagmus is associated with what kind of vertigo?
Is most peripheral vertigo malignant or benign in cause?
Is nystagmus greater in central or peripheral vertigo?
What vertigo is assocaited with hearing loss?