Terms for Nervous System-Related Conditions Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Johnny was brought to the hospital showing a combination of symptoms consisting of fever, seizures, hallucinations, confusion, and anxiety. The doctor eventually diagnosed him with _____.

Question 2 2. Identify the scenario which indicates that an individual has become tolerant to alcohol.

Question 3 3. Which of these is NOT true about somatoform disorders?

Question 4 4. Why wouldn't you necessarily expect an underlying traumatic experience to exist in the case of a pain disorder?

Question 5 5. Stephan has been an alcoholic for the past 3 years and would like to be treated. Which of the following is NOT a treatment method for alcoholism ?

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Question 6 6. How can epilepsy be diagnosed?

Question 7 7. Why do some epilepsy medications focus on GABA receptors?

Question 8 8. Which of the following correctly depicts the CONTRAST between somatoform disorders and malingering?

Question 9 9. The period of recovery after a seizure is known as the:

Question 10 10. A person who exhibits _____, assumes the worst about mild symptoms.

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Question 11 11. How are alcohol abuse and alcoholism different?

Question 12 12. Why do epileptic seizures occur?

Question 13 13. How does the landing of glutamate on the NMDA receptor of a nerve cell impact the cell?

Question 14 14. Britney has recently started to see and hear things while doing her chores. In reality, there is nothing to be seen or heard. Britney is most probably suffering from _____.

Question 15 15. A seizure lasting longer than 5 minutes is known as:

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Question 16 16. Janet has a conversion disorder. You might expect her to exhibit symptoms similar to all of the following EXCEPT:

Terms for Nervous System-Related Conditions Chapter Exam Instructions

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