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  1. Quadriplegia
  2. Quadriparesis
  3. Encephalitis
  4. Bradykinesia
  5. Paraparesis
  6. nuchal rigidity
  7. Akinesia
  8. Ataxia
  9. Cranioplasty
  10. Contracture
  11. neurodegenerative
  12. Contralateral
  13. Paraplegia
  14. laminectomy
  15. Craniotomy
  16. Photophobia
  17. Dementia
  18. meningitis
  19. Turbid
  20. Craniectomy
  21. Prodromal
  22. Encephalopathy
  23. Dysreflexia
  24. ipsilateral
  25. Postictal
  26. Hydrocephalus
  27. Delirium
  28. Hemiparesis
  1. a Failure of muscular coordination;irregularity of muscular action.
  2. b Originating in or affecting the opposite side of the body.
  3. c a condition caused by enlargement of the cranium caused by abnormal accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid within the cerebral ventricular system.
  4. d A broad term that refers to cognitive deficit, including memory impairment.
  5. e Abnormal slowness of movement; sluggishness
  6. f excision of a segment of the skull.
  7. g any incision through the cranium.
  8. h any plastic repair operation on the skull.
  9. i one the same side; affecting the same side of the body.
  10. j Partial paralysis of the lower extremities
  11. k A term that can apply to any nervous system disorder that causes degeneration, or wasting, of the neurons in the nervous system.
  12. l Absence or loss of the power of voluntary movement.
  13. m State in which an individual with a spinal cord injury at or above T6 experiences an uninhibited sympathetic response to a noxious stimulus.
  14. n Paralysis of all four limbs caused by spinal cord injury.
  15. o A symptom indicating the onset of a disease. The classic migraine has a pre headache (prodromal) phase in which the patient may experience visual disturbances.
  16. p The excision of a vertebral posterior arch, usually to remove a lesion or herniated disk.
  17. q inflammation of the brain.
  18. r Abnormal accumulation of fibrosis connective tissue in skin, muscle, or joint capsule that prevents normal mobility a that site.
  19. s Paralysis of the lower body, including both legs, resulting from spinal cord lesion.
  20. t weakness affecting one side of the body.
  21. u Rigidity of the nape, or back, of the neck.
  22. v abnormal visual intolerance to light.
  23. w occurring after a sudden attack, such as an epileptic seizure. a recovery period after a seizure.
  24. x Inflammation of the membranes of the spinal cord and brain.
  25. y Acute, reversible state of disorientation oand confusion without drowsiness, difficulty focusing attention, inability to sleep, and hyperactivity due to an underlying cause. A fairly common acute condition in older hospitalized adults.
  26. z weakness involving all four limbs caused by spinal cord injury.
  27. aa cloudy
  28. ab dysfunction of the brain.