Flashcards in Neuro Terms - Unit 3 Deck (17):
Brocca's Area and Wernick's Area - what do they do?
Ipsilateral - def
Same side of body.
Circle of Willis - what is it?
It's that circle in the brain - of arteries and such.
Proprioception - def
sense of how body is positioned.
Aphasia (receptive and expressive) - def
receptive - can't understand what's being said.
Expressive - can't say what they want to say.
Dysphasia - difficult walking. T/F?
Nope, it's difficulty swallowing.
Obtunded - def
less than full alterness.
Stuporous - reduced sensibility. T/F?
Homonymous hemianoposis - def
loss of vision of half of eye on both sides.
Diplopia - def
Ptosis - def
drooping of upper eye
Miosis - def
contraction of pupil
Rhinorrhea - def
Ottorhea - def
Apraxia - def
problems with motor function.
Agnosia - def
can't process sensory info.