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neu·ro·sur·ger·y

 (no͝or′ō-sûr′jə-rē, nyo͝or′-)
n. pl. neu·ro·sur·ger·ies
Surgery on any part of the nervous system.

neu′ro·sur′geon (-jən) n.
neu′ro·sur′gi·cal (-jĭ-kəl) adj.
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neurosurgery

(ˌnjʊərəʊˈsɜːdʒərɪ)
n
(Surgery) the branch of surgery concerned with the nervous system
ˈneuroˌsurgeon n
ˌneuroˈsurgical adj
ˌneuroˈsurgically adv
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neu•ro•sur•ger•y

(ˌnʊər oʊˈsɜr dʒə ri, ˌnyʊər-)

n.
surgery of the brain or other nerve tissue.
[1900–05]
neu`ro•sur′geon (-dʒən) n.
neu`ro•sur′gi•cal, adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.neurosurgery - any surgery that involves the nervous system (brain or spinal cord or peripheral nerves)
surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process, surgery, operation - a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing surgery"
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Translations

neurosurgery

[ˌnjʊərəʊˈsɜːdʒərɪ] Nneurocirugía f
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neurosurgery

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neurosurgery

[ˌnjʊərəʊˈsɜːdʒərɪ] nneurochirurgia
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neu·ro·sur·ger·y

n. neurocirugía, del sistema nervioso.
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neurosurgery

n (pl -ries) neurocirugía
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In: Microneurosurgery. Stuttgart, New York: Georg Thieme Verlag; 1996.
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Usefulness and limitation of a freely movable armrest in microneurosurgery. Int J Neurol Neurosurg 2009; 1: 185-90.
Today, significant progress has been made in the field of preventative revascularization of strokes due to the introduction of new technologies of microneurosurgery into clinical practice, contributing to the improvement of safety of treatment.