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Axon Part of nerve cell
Meninges Three membranes surrounding the brain and spinal cord
Embolism Obstruction of a blood vessel by a clot or foreign substance
Cauda Equina Tail end of the spinal cord
Glial Pertaining to supportive cells of the nervous system
Thalamus A part of the brain that serves as a relay station for impulses
Synapse Space between nerve cells
Plexus Network of nerve fibers
Acetylcholine Substance that helps transmit a nervous impulse
Neurasthenia Lack of strength in nerves, sense of weakness and exhaustion
Dysphasia Difficult speech
Analgesia A condition of insensitivity to pain
Hemiparesis Slight paralysis of right or left side of the body
Radiculitis Inflammation of a spinal nerve root
Neuropathy Disease of a nerve
Vagotomy Incision of the vagus nerve
Ataxia Lack of coordination
Dyesthesia Condition of painful nervous sensations
Glioblastoma Tumor of immature brain cells (glia)
Electroencephalogram Electrical record of the brain
A B C D E Asymmetry Border Color Diameter Evolution
Bx Biopsy
Derm. Dermatology
D L E Discoid Lupus Erythematosus
P P D Purified protein derivative
P U V A Psoralen ultra violet A light therapy
S C Subcutaneous
S L E Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Created by: aharrell120
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