Flashcards in Meninges-Somatic Nervous System Deck (150)
The outermost and thickest meninges.
4 infoldings of dura mater
the largest infoldings and separates cerebral hemisphere
Infoldings that separates Cerebellum and Occipital bone
It contains DURAL venous sinuses
What are the 3 dural venous sinuses?
Superior petrosal sinus
Infoldings that separates the Cerebellum and hemispheres
It covers the pituitary gland
BQ. Are right and left hemisphere symmetrical or asymmetrical?
What hemisphere focuses more on art and music and which person is more creative?
What hemisphere focuses more on science and math, good in reasoning and writing?
Also known as the masters gland of endocrine system
Pituitary gland is connected to what part of the brain?
Endocrine center if the brain
Pituitary gland is derived from what brain vesicle?
Meninge that protects the Subarachnoid space
Meninge that is closes to the brain
What controls other endocrine gland?
BQ. Main nutrients of the brain
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF)
BQ. In between what Mininges the Subarachnoid space is found?
Arachnoid and Pia Matter
Production site of CSF
Choroid plexus of the ventricles of brain
What cell produces CSF?
Location of CSF
What is the pathway of CSF?
Lateral ventricle >Foramen Monroe > Third ventricle > Aqueduct of SYLVIUS> Fourth ventricle > Foramen LUSCHKA (lateral) >Foramen Magendie (medial)
What procedure that aspirates the CSF?
In doing spinal tap, tip of needle should be at what meninge?
Is the functional unit of Nervous system
Ventricle is for what?
Amount of neurons in the body