CSGD Quiz 1 2009

1

Which one of the following terms is used to describe the immobile joint between frontal and parietal bones?


2

Which one of the following veins is formed within the substance of the parotid gland by the confluence of the superficial temporal and maxillary veins?


3

Which one of the following questions about the central nervous system is correct?


4

Which one of the following statements about spinal cord motorneurons is correct?


5

A patient presents at casualty and an MRI scan reveals a lesion of the medial and anterior part of the rostral medulla on the right side of the brain. Which one of the following is true for this patient?


6

Which one of the following statements about the pain pathways is correct?


7

In regard to the use of neuroimaging as an important investigation for possible demyelination in the brain or spinal cord, which one of the following is most correct? (MRI = Magnetic Resonance Imaging; CT = Computed Tomography.)


8

Mary has just taken a gulp of coffee and burned her mouth. Which one of the following statements is correct?


9

A person presents with the following signs: inability to move the left eye outwards (abduct); paralysis of the muscles on the left side of the face; and inability to move the right side of the body. Where is the most likely site of any lesion?


10

Which one of the following statements is correct?