neurosurgery


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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.

neurosurgery

(ˌnjʊərəʊˈsɜːdʒərɪ)
n
(Surgery) the branch of surgery concerned with the nervous system
ˈneuroˌsurgeon n
ˌneuroˈsurgical adj
ˌneuroˈsurgically adv

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.
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"
Translations

neurosurgery

[ˌnjʊərəʊˈsɜːdʒərɪ] Nneurocirugía f

neurosurgery

neurosurgery

[ˌnjʊərəʊˈsɜːdʒərɪ] nneurochirurgia

neu·ro·sur·ger·y

n. neurocirugía, del sistema nervioso.

neurosurgery

n (pl -ries) neurocirugía
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