Adjective "neurological" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ˌnjʊərəˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)l/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Relating to the anatomy, functions, and organic disorders of nerves and the nervous system.
  1. 'He does feel that the doctors at the Royal Infirmary should have referred him for neurological tests more promptly.'
  2. 'The neurological symptoms lasted for about two weeks.'
  3. 'Her research focuses on neurological disorders such as multiple sclerosis.'
  4. 'In Ireland an estimated 7,000 people suffer from Parkinson's Disease, a progressive neurological condition.'
  5. 'Migraine is a common, chronic neurological disorder that affects 12% or more of the adult population in Western countries.'
  6. 'Huntington's disease is a hereditary neurological disease for which there is no cure.'
  7. 'Mercury is widely known to cause neurological damage, often permanent.'
  8. 'A neurological examination is performed to look for any signs of brain dysfunction.'

Definitions

1. the science of the nerves and the nervous system, especially of the diseases affecting them.

More examples(as adjective)

"disorders can be neurological."

"diseases can be neurological."

"damages can be neurological."

"deficits can be neurological."

"conditions can be neurological."

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Origin

(neurology)