neurologist


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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.

neurologist

a physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the nerves and nervous system.
See also: Medical Specialties

neurologist

Specialist in the treatment of conditions related to the nervous system.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.neurologist - a medical specialist in the nervous system and the disorders affecting itneurologist - a medical specialist in the nervous system and the disorders affecting it
medical specialist, specialist - practices one branch of medicine
Translations
neurolog
hermolääkärineurologi
neurologisteneurologue
ideggyógyászidegorvosneurológus

neurologist

[njʊəˈrɒlədʒɪst] Nneurólogo/a m/f

neurologist

[njʊəˈrɒlədʒɪst] nneurologue mf

neurologist

nNeurologe m, → Neurologin f, → Nervenarzt m/-ärztin f

neurologist

[njʊˈrɒlədʒɪst] nneurologo/a

neu·rol·o·gist

n. neurólogo-a, especialista del sistema nervioso.

neurologist

n neurólogo -ga mf, médico -ca mf especializado en el sistema nervioso y sus enfermedades
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Anomalous facts, as the never quite obsolete rumors of magic and demonology, and the new allegations of phrenologists and neurologists, are of ideal use.
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Referring to the serious shortage of neurologists in the country, Prof Qureshi said given the fact that the total number of neurologists in Pakistan stood at around 200, only one neurologist was available for more than one million people here.
Mohammad Saeed Quraishy said that there is one neurologist for more than one million people in Pakistan, because at the present moment, the overall number of neurologists is 200.
KARACHI -- One neurologist is available for around one million people in Pakistan because there are only 200 neurologists in the country, said Vice Chancellor of Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS), Prof.
KARACHI -- There is one neurologist available for more than one million Pakistanis as the total number of neurologists in the country stands at 200 only.
A MOTHER has begun fundraising so her five-year-old son with brain damage can see a neurologist.
A neurologist in South Cotabato is now being investigated after authorities discovered he is collecting insurance claims from the Philippine Health Insurance or PhilHealth fraudulently.
"I decided I needed to coordinate with a neurologist and sort out what was happening."
It made me think neuro, neurologist. When I thought of a neurologist I thought of my stroke doctor.
Many psychiatrists might not be comfortable with screening or diagnosing movement disorders, preferring instead to refer a patient to a neurologist. That's understandable, but the neurologist might not have the psychotropic drug history in mind when assessing a patient.
Earlier this week, Pasyki delivered Ioannou with an ultimatum, allowing the minister until December 10 to rethink his decision to fill the position of director of the neurological clinic with the University of Cyprus (UCY) professor of neurology, Giorgos Hadjigeorgiou, rather than with a public sector neurologist.