Flashcards in Neuro: Brainstem Deck (6)
What nuclei are in the midbrain?
What nuclei are in the pons?
- abducens (6)
- facial (7)
- motor trigeminal (5)
- sensory trigeminal (5)
- spinal trigeminal (11)
What nuclei are in the medulla?
- solitary nuc
- nuc ambiguus
- spinal trigeminal
What blood vessel services the ventral spinal cord and medulla?
What are some signs of damage to the trigeminal root?
- paralysis of masticatory muscles
- loss of pain, thermal sense, discriminative tough on face
- loss of afferent limb of corneal reflex on the left