Quiz: Numbness
Question 1 of 3  

Numbness is defined as loss of sensation, either partial or complete. Numbness can occur from dysfunction anywhere along the pathway from the sensory receptors up to the cerebral cortex. A patient with dysfunction in which of the following CNS areas is most likely to present with facial and body numbness on the same side, plus an inability to perceive multiple stimuli of the same type simultaneously?

  • A.


  • B.

    Dorsal column

  • C.

    Lower brain stem

  • D.


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