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How are cerebrum and cerebellum structures similar?

How are cerebrum and cerebellum structures similar?

Brain anatomy: Within the skull there is a thick membrane called the tentorium which partially separates the cavity into two main sections. The cerebellum is the brain tissue below the tentorium and the cerebrum is all the brain tissue above the tentorium The two are connected via the brainstem. ...Read more

Cerebellum (Definition)

An area in the back of the brain that helps coordinate movement, speech, and eye movements. It has connections to the frontal lobes also and may play a role in helping you ...Read more


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Cerebrum vs cerebellum - which rules, what is responsible for the balance?

Cerebrum vs cerebellum - which rules, what is responsible for the balance?

Cerebellum: Is coordination and balance a simplistic way of thinking of it. ...Read more

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What types of brain malformations occur in the cerebellum?

What types of brain malformations occur in the cerebellum?

Many.: Dany-walker cyst, chiari ii malformation, arachnoid cysts, vein of galen aneurysm, inferior vermian hypoplasia, cerebellar hypoplasia and ependymal tumors can all present in the posterior brain fossa of fetuses or children. ...Read more

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Other than the cerebellum, is there another part of the brain that helps with balance?

Other than the cerebellum, is there another part of the brain that helps with balance?

Balance centers : We balance due to a combination of propioception or special receptors in large joints that tell the cerebellum we are vertical. Also in the brain we have semi circular canal fluid that provides feedback for head position and body position if we are not vertical. The eyes provide additional input regarding ground floor reaction and are useful for foot placement. ...Read more

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I 'm told i had a stroke in the cerebellum and have had several in the "redundant" areas of the brain. How could i not know about the "several"?

I 'm told i had a stroke in the cerebellum and have had several in the "redundant" areas of the brain. How could i not know about the "several"?

Not uncommon: For small strokes to be un-noticed by the pt., as may occur in relatively silent areas, but if these continue, you may develop deficiencies in intellectual fnctn, and even have problems with strength and balance. Crucial is need to find out why these events occurred; may have been embolic from heart, or due to vasculitis. You need to take prophylactic meds based on causation. See a neurologist. ...Read more

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Brain malformation located in cerebellum. What does this mean?

Brain malformation located in cerebellum. What does this mean?

Brain malformation: The term "brain malformation" can cover a very wide variety of subjects. Malformations can involve blood vessels, structures in the brain itself, or in the case of the cerebellum a chiari malformation where a tongue of brain tissue comes down through the hole at the base of the skull called the foramen magnum. ...Read more

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How soon after brain surgery can you workout? Removed two meniginomas in the cerebellum. Two weeks out today.

How soon after brain surgery can you workout? Removed two meniginomas in the cerebellum. Two weeks out today.

Ask surgeon: Everyone recovers from surgery, especially brain surgery, so the surgeon, who knows you and your case best, will be the one who can answer this question best. Good luck to you. ...Read more

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Cerebrum (Definition)

Cerebrum essentially refers to the majority of the brain. Embryologically, it develops from the telencephalon, and together with the diencephalon, ...Read more