WONDER #2428: What Does a Neurologist Do?

Question 1 of 3

What was the main idea of this Wonder?

  1. Neurologists are doctors who treat patients who have nervous system disorders.
  2. Everyone should see a neurologist.
  3. Most headaches mean you need to visit a neurologist.
  4. Neurologists go to medical school.

Question 2 of 3

Which of these is NOT an example of a condition treated by neurologists, according to this Wonder?

  1. Brain infections
  2. Multiple sclerosis
  3. Parkinson’s disease
  4. Heart murmur

Question 3 of 3

Why do neurologists do special tests like MRIs, EEGs, and spinal taps?

  1. To get information about the patient’s attitude toward medicine.
  2. To make the patient uncomfortable.
  3. To learn more about the patient’s condition.
  4. Neurologists don’t do tests.

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