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6 Cards in this Set

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Middle Cerebral Artery
Contralateral face and arm paralysis and sensory loss; possible aphasia (temporal lobe) or contralateral neglect (parietal lobe); hemianopsia or quadrantopia if damage to optic radiation
Posterior Cerebral Artery
homonymous hemianopsia of contralateral visual field, often w/ macular sparing (PCA compression may be result of uncal herniation)
Lateral Inferior Pontine Symdrome
ipsilateral facial paralysis (facial nucleus), ipsilateral pain and temp loss in body (spinal trigeminal involvement), ipsilateral cochlear damage --> deafness, nystagmus (vestibular involvement)
Lateral Medullary Syndrome
Contralateral pain and temp loss over body (spinothalamic tract); ipsilateral dysphagia, hoarseness, no gag reflex (IX and X); vertigo, diplopia, nystagmus, vomiting (vestibular dysfn); ipsilateral Horner's syndrome; ipsilateral loss of pain and temp sensation over face (spinal tract and nucleus of V)
Anterior Spinal Artery
Medial Medullary Syndrome
contraltaeral hemiparesis of lower extremities and trunk (corticospinal tract); decreased/absent contralateral proprioception (medial lemniscus); ipsilateral paralysis of tongue (XII)
Anterior Cerebral Artery
contralateral lower limb paralysis and sensory loss