Myelomeningocele and Associated Anomalies Quiz

StreamlinedGraffiti2871 avatar
StreamlinedGraffiti2871
·

Start Quiz

Study Flashcards

12 Questions

What complication may arise in neonates with meningocele?

Hydrocephalus

Which of the following is NOT described as an impairment associated with Spina Bifida?

Development of most of the cranium and brain

What treatment is typically involved in the management of Spina Bifida?

Spine X-rays and/or spinal ultrasound

Which anomaly is typically associated with the failure of development of most of the cranium and brain?

Anencephaly

What is a characteristic feature of infants born with Anencephaly?

Deformed forehead and large ears and eyes

Which diagnostic test is NOT typically used to confirm the diagnosis of microcephaly?

Blood tests

What is the common approach to managing microcephaly?

Improving the child's abilities through support and education

What is the typical life expectancy for children with microcephaly?

Reduced life expectancy

Which of the following is NOT an early sign of hydrocephalus in a child?

Early morning headache

Which condition is associated with the failure of development of most of the cranium and brain?

Anencephaly

In hydrocephalus, what does the term 'fontanels' refer to?

Soft spots on a baby's skull

Which imaging technique is used to detect cerebral malformations in microcephaly?

CT scan

Test your knowledge on myelomeningocele and the associated neurologic, orthopedic, intestinal, cardiac, esophageal, renal, and urogenital anomalies. Explore symptoms like paralysis, muscle imbalance, sensory loss, and denervation of bladder and bowel.

Make Your Own Quizzes and Flashcards

Convert your notes into interactive study material.

Get started for free

More Quizzes Like This

Use Quizgecko on...
Browser
Browser