[ noo-rol-uh-jee, nyoo- ]
/ nʊˈrɒl ə dʒi, nyʊ- /
the science of the nerves and the nervous system, especially of the diseases affecting them.
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- neuroleptic malignant syndrome,
- neuroma cutis
Origin of neurology
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/ (njʊˈrɒlədʒɪ) /
the study of the anatomy, physiology, and diseases of the nervous system
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[ nu-rŏl′ə-jē ]
The branch of medical science that deals with the nervous system and disorders affecting it.
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[ nu-rŏl′ə-jē ]
The scientific study of the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of nerves and the nervous system.
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[ (noo-rol-uh-jee, nyoo-rol-uh-jee) ]
The branch of medicine devoted to the study and care of the nervous system.
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