neuropathology


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neu·ro·pa·thol·o·gy

 (no͝or′ō-pə-thŏl′ə-jē, nyo͝or′-)
n.
The scientific study of diseases of the nervous system.

neu′ro·path′o·log′ic (-păth′ə-lŏj′ĭk), neu′ro·path′o·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
neu′ro·pa·thol′o·gist n.

neuropathology

(ˌnjʊərəʊpəˈθɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Pathology) the study of diseases of the nervous system
neuropathological, neuropathologic adj
ˌneuropaˈthologist n

neu•ro•pa•thol•o•gy

(ˌnʊər oʊ pəˈθɒl ə dʒi, ˌnyʊər-)

n.
the pathology of the nervous system.
[1850–55]
neu`ro•path`o•log′i•cal (-ˌpæθ əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
neu`ro•pa•thol′o•gist, n.

neuropathology

the branch of medicine that studies and treats the morphological and other features of nervous system disease. — neuropathologist, n. — neuropathologic, neuropathological, adj.
See also: Medical Specialties
the pathology of the nervous system. — neuropathologist, n. — neuropathologic, neuropathological, adj.
See also: Nerves
Translations

neuropathology

[ˈnjʊərəʊpəˈθɒlədʒɪ] Nneuropatología f

neuropathology

nNeuropathologie f, → Lehre fvon den Nervenkrankheiten

neu·ro·pa·thol·o·gy

n. neuropatología, ciencia que estudia las enfermedades nerviosas.
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in Neuropathology from the University of Maryland at Baltimore in 1986.