Flashcards in Spinal Anat - Irene Gold Deck (258)
what lobe houses the precentral gyrus?
what cells are found in the 4th layer of the precentral gyrus?
what is the function of the precentral gyrus?
where does the corticospinal tract originate from?
what lobe houses the postcentral gyrus
what is the function of the postcentral gyrus?
primary somatosensory area
what fibers do the postcentral gyrus receive?
fibers from the thalamus
what lobe houses the prefrontal area?
what is the function of the prefrontal gyrus?
where is brocas area found?
left inferior frontal gyrus
what is the function of Brocas area
motor for speech
what is the function of the transverse temporal gyrus?
what substance harms Wernikes area?
what is the function of wernikes area?
comprehension of speech
where is the angular gyrus found?
where is the uncus found
what is the function of the uncus?
where is the calcarine sulcus found?
what is the function of the calcarine sulcus
what is the overall function of the cerebellum?
coordination of movement
what are the 4 nuclei of the cerebellum?
fastigial, Globus, Embelliform, Dentate
what is the largest nucleus of the cerebellum?
pneumonic for cerebellar nuclei?
Fat, Girls, Eat Donuts
the pons houses the nuclei for what crainial nerves?
The medulla houses the nuclei for what crainial nerves?
what is the function of the Inf Olivary Nucleus
climbing fibers to the cerebellum
what is the function of the pyramids?
decussation of the corticospinal tract
function of the basal ganglia?
background muscle tone
what makes up the basal ganglia?
lentiform nucleus, caudate nucleus, substantia nigra, and subthalamus