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function of frontal lobe

motor movements
Decision making
Broca's area
Micturition centre

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functions of parietal lobe

Sensory
intellect
calculation, writing...

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Function of temporal lobe

Memory
Wernicke's area
auditory

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Function of occipital lobe

vision

5

Cerebellar dysfunction signs and symptoms

DANISH
dysdiodochokinesai
Ataxia and broad based gait
nystagmus
Slurred speech / dysarthric
hypotonia/heel-toe test

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UMN lesion features

Hypertonia
hyper-reflexia
plantar reflex
spasticity and stiffness

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LMN features

hypotonia
hypo/absent reflexes
muscle wasting and weakness
fasciculations

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Extra-pyramidal features

Hyperkinetic
Hypokinetic
Tremor: resting, postural, intention
gait
chorea
tics

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Pyramidal weakness

leg extensors stronger than flexors
arm flexors stronger than extensors

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NMJ features

fatiguability
worse at the end of the day
bulbar palsy

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temporal lobe defect leads to a upper/lower visual field defect

upper visual field defect
lower retinal field defect

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what is Gerstmann syndrome

damage to dominant parietal lobe resulting in
R-L confusion
dysgraphia
dyscalculia

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what is neglect syndrome

damage to non-dominant parietal lobe

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pattern of sensory loss in length dependent neuropathy

glove and stocking

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pattern of sensory loss in spinal cord lesion

sensory level