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1
Q

bilateral fixed, dilated pupils

A

severe anoxic injury

2
Q

unilateral fixed, dilated pupil

A

herniation with CNIII compression

3
Q

pinpoint pupils

A

narcotics, ICH

4
Q

the pupillary light reflex is a sign that _____ is intact

A

midbrain

5
Q

anisocoria

A

assymettric pupils

may be a sign of uncal herniation

6
Q

doll’s eye reflex is a sign that ______ is intact

A

cervical spine

7
Q

if the patient is breathing, the ______ is funcitoning

A

brainstem

8
Q

brainstem reflexes (5)

A
pupillay
caloric
gag
doll's eyes
corneal