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Nervous System

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klarson's version from 2016-01-07 16:39

Section 1

Question Answer
Cerebell/ocerebellum
cerebr/ocerebrum
dur/odura mater
encephal/obrain
gli/oglial cells
lept/othin, slender
mening/omembranes
meningi/omeninges
my/omuscle
myel/ospinal cord
neur/onerve
pont/opons
radicul/onerve root
thalam/othalamus
thec/osheath
vag/ovagus nerve (10th)
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Section 2

Question Answer
alges/o, -algesiaexcessive sensitivity to pain
-algiapain (neuralgia)
caus/oburning (causalgia- burning pain)
comat/odeep sleep (coma, comatose)
esthesi/o, -esthesiafeeling, nervous sensation (anesthesia)
kines/o, kinesi/o, -kineticmovement (bradykinesia - slow movement)
-lepsyseizure ( epilepsy)
lex/oword, phrase (dyslexia)
-paresisweakness (hemiparesis)
-phasiaspeech (aphasia- difficulty speaking)
-plegiaparalysis (hemiplegia)
-praxiaaction (apraxia-non purposeful movements)
-stheniastrength (neurasthenia- nervous exhaustion and fatigue)
syncop/oto cut off, cut short (syncopal - sudden fainting)
tax/oorder, coordination (ataxia- decreased coordination)
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