Midterm 2: Trigeminal Sensory Systems
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Midterm 2: Trigeminal Sensory Systems

Test your knowledge on the trigeminal sensory systems including the nucleus, sensory modalities, pathways to the thalamus, and related locations. Explore topics such as proprioception, fine touch, crude touch, motor and sensory symptoms, and spinal cord syndromes.

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Which sensory modality is associated with the Mesencephalic trigeminal nucleus?


What type of symptoms are experienced in Brown-Séquard syndrome?

Loss of proprioception and light touch sensation

In Central Cord Syndrome, what sensation is lost bilaterally one segment below the level of the injury?

Pain and temperature sensation

What is the function of the Lateral Vestibulospinal Tract?

<p>Control balance and extensor tone</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which syndrome results in the loss of vibration, proprioception, and light touch at the level of injury?

<p>Posterior cord syndrome</p> Signup and view all the answers

Where does the Medial Vestibulospinal Tract primarily control positioning?

<p>Head and neck positioning</p> Signup and view all the answers

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