Question 1 Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) causes degeneration of which part of the spinal cord?
QUESTION 2 Which of the following is described as an enlargement of the thyroid gland?
Question 3 Which of the following results from hypersecretion of thyroid hormones?
Question 4 Which of the following is the medical term for fainting?
Question 5 Which of the following is caused by a Herpes zoster virus of a nerve root?
Question 6 Match each abbreviation on the left with its definition on the right. LP A. multiple sclerosis
MS B. diabetes mellitus
PNS C. prolactin
EEG D. antidiuretic hormone
SCI E. spinal cord injury
FSH F. follicle-stimulating hormone
PRL G. thyroid-stimulating hormone
DM H. peripheral nervous system
ADH I. electroencephalogram
TSH J. lumbar puncture
Question 7 Match each term associated with the nervous and endocrine systems on the left with its corresponding definition on the right.
cerebrospinal fluids analysis
blood serum test
hormone replacement therapy
A. Diagnostic imaging technique that produces a cross-sectional view of the body B. Laboratory examination of clear, watery, colorless fluid from within the brain and spinal cord
C. Medication that reduces excitability of neurons and prevents uncontrolled neuron activity associated with seizures
D. Hormones secreted by the adrenal cortex that have strong anti-inflammatory action
E. Used for people with hyposecretion disorders
F. Measures the level of substances such as hormones in the bloodstream