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neu·rol·o·gy

 (no͝o-rŏl′ə-jē, nyo͝o-)
n.
The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders of the nervous system.

neu′ro·log′ic (no͝or′ə-lŏj′ĭk, nyo͝or′-), neu′ro·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
neu′ro·log′i·cal·ly adv.
neu·rol′o·gist n.
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neurology

(njʊˈrɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Medicine) the study of the anatomy, physiology, and diseases of the nervous system
neuˈrologist n
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neu•rol•o•gy

(nʊˈrɒl ə dʒi, nyʊ-)

n.
the branch of medicine dealing with the nervous system.
[1675–85; < New Latin neurologia]
neu`ro•log′i•cal (-əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
neu`ro•log′i•cal•ly, adv.
neu•rol′o•gist, n.
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neu·rol·o·gy

(no͝o-rŏl′ə-jē)
The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of nerves and the nervous system.
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neurology

the branch of medical science that studies the nerves and the nervous system, especially the diseases that affect them. — neurologist, n. — neurological, adj.
See also: Nerves
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.neurology - the branch of medical science that deals with the nervous systemneurology - the branch of medical science that deals with the nervous system
mass action, mass-action principle - (neurology) the principle that the cortex of the brain operates as a coordinated system with large masses of neural tissue involved in all complex functioning
medical science - the science of dealing with the maintenance of health and the prevention and treatment of disease
clinical neurology, neurology - (neurology) the branch of medicine that deals with the nervous system and its disorders
refractory period - (neurology) the time after a neuron fires or a muscle fiber contracts during which a stimulus will not evoke a response
astrocytic - of or relating to or containing large star-shaped cells in the neuroglia
pneumogastric, vagal - of or relating to the vagus nerve
2.neurology - (neurology) the branch of medicine that deals with the nervous system and its disorders
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
neurology - the branch of medical science that deals with the nervous system
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Translations
neurologie
NeurologieNervenkunde
hermotautioppineurologia
neurologija

neurology

[njʊəˈrɒlədʒɪ] Nneurología f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

neurology

[njʊəˈrɒlədʒi] nneurologie f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

neurology

nNeurologie f
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neurology

[njʊˈrɒlədʒɪ] nneurologia
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

neu·rol·o·gy

n. neurología, rama de la medicina que estudia el sistema nervioso.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

neurology

n neurología, rama de la medicina que se ocupa del sistema nervioso y sus enfermedades
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This first in human study of an investigational gene therapy in CLN3 Batten disease, a life-threatening genetic neurologic disorder that typically begins in early childhood and results in premature death, is currently being conducted at Nationwide Children's Hospital.
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Data were collected for the remaining 57 patients with regards to patients' characteristics: neurologic disorder, method of bladder management (Crede manoeuvre, clean intermittent catheterization (CIC), indwelling catheter, etc.), use of anticholinergics or beta3-agonists and BoNTA treatments.
Critique: An absolute "must read" for anyone suffering from any form of neurologic disorder, and while "Herbs and Nutrients for Neurologic Disorders" should be considered an essential, core addition to community, college, and university Health/Medicine collections, it should be noted for personal reading lists that "Herbs and Nutrients for Neurologic Disorders" is also available in a Kindle edition ($16.93).
Phylogenetic analyses were conducted with these strains and HEV strains obtained by the French National Reference Center from patients who did not exhibit a neurologic disorder (Figure).
According to the Cornell Feline Health Center, many of the signs of cognitive dysfunction may also be traced to a neurologic disorder in the prosencephalon (front part of the brain), which controls everything from vision and hearing to sleeping and eating.
A PATIENT GAVE BIRTH to a child who had Canavan disease, a neurologic disorder characterized by spongy degeneration of the central nervous system, with death often occurring by 4 years.
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According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, for instance, "No scientific data link thimerosal used as a preservative in vaccines with any pediatric neurologic disorder, including autism." Still, some physicians see a correspondence between the use of mercury-containing substances and conditions like autism and Alzheimer's.
Migraine is a complex, usually inherited, neurologic disorder in which headache is but one of the symptoms.
-- Physicians owe it to their patients to learn about restless legs syndrome, a neurologic disorder that usually presents as a sleep complaint and is remarkably disabling--more than even most sleep experts appreciate, Dr.