Flashcards in Neuro Deck (11):
SAH worse prognosis? confusion vs CN deficit vs HA, nausea, vomiting
HA, nausea vomiting < CN deficity < confusion on Hunt Hess grading scale
Diagnostic gold standard for syringomyelia?
Brown sequard has what symptoms?
ipsilateral loss of motor function, contralateral pain and temperature loss
3 common brain tumors in children in posterior fossa?
medulloblastoma, astrocytoma, ependymoma
infection which attacks dorsal spinal column?
vitamin issue which affects dorsal spinal column, position sense, + romberg's, + ataxia
cyanocobalamin, B12 deficiency
stroke symptoms with contralateral paralysis (lower > upper), frontal lobe dysfunction, apraxia
stroke symptoms with contralateral paralaysis upper > lower, hemianopsia, aphaisa
stroke symptoms with LOC, nausea/vomiting, CN dysfunction, ataxia, visual agnosia
PCA and VBI
symptoms of anticonvulsant hypersensitivity syndrome?
2-3 weeks after start of drug
- facial edema, fever, rash, organs
- rash spares mucous membranes