High-yield Neuroanatomy

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009 - Medical - 186 pages
High-Yield Neuroanatomy, the best-selling book in the series, extracts the most important information on neuroanatomy and presents it in a concise, uncluttered fashion to prepare students for the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE). It is neuroanatomy "at its irreducible minimum" and is also used for course review.
 

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Contents

Meuristology I Neurons l
1
Axonal transport l
2
Chromatolysis
3
The bloodbrain barrier
5
Cutaneous receptors
8
levelopmentofthe Mennis Wiem
9
The anterior neuropore
11
Positional changes of the spinal cord
13
Conus medullaris syndrome cord segments S3 to C0
69
O Brain Mem
70
Cross section through the rostral midbrain
72
Corticonuclear fibers
73
tralial Merles
74
The oculomotor nerve CN III
75
The trochlear nerve CN IV
76
The abducent nerve CN VI
79

3 rDSSSettiOlal Anatomy 0f the Brain
17
Mellinges Wentritles and terehrūspinal Fluid
30
Ventricular system
32
Cerebrospinal fluid
33
Herniation
34
Blood STM
38
The vertebrobasilar system
40
The blood supply of the internal capsule
41
The middle meningeal artery
43
Milltord
49
The cauda equina
50
Aulommit Mennis Sistem
53
Communicating rami
54
Neurotransmitters
56
Clinical correlation
57
Tratts of the Spinal for
58
Lateral spinothalamic tract
59
Lateral corticospinal tract
63
Lesions of the Spinal turi
65
Peripheral nervous system PNS lesions
68
The vestibulocochlear nerve CN VIII
82
The vagal nerve CN X
84
The accessory nerve CN XI
85
The hypoglossal nerve CN XII
87
Tigeminal Sistem
88
Trigeminal reflexes
91
The cavernous sinus
92
3 Allilit0ry System
93
Hearing defects
95
Westibular System
97
Wisual Wilem
101
The pupillary light reflex pathway
105
Lesions ofthe Brain Siem
109
ThalamIS
116
9 limbit System
125
Basal Miltlei Ganglia and Siriatal Motor System
135
Meurotransmitters
151
Apraxia Aplasia and llysprü50tly
158
Table of Common Neurologic Disease States
165
Index
182

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