Adjective "neuropsychiatric" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ˌnjʊərəʊsʌɪkɪˈatrɪk/

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Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'When they do quit, they experience more severe withdrawal symptoms than others do, possibly because many of the symptoms of nicotine withdrawal are neuropsychiatric in nature.'
  2. 'Since their symptoms are continuous with the adult disorder, their brain scans and repeated neuropsychiatric tests hold key information on how schizophrenia develops during the teen-age years.'

Definitions

1. the branch of medicine dealing with diseases involving the mind and nervous system.

More examples(as adjective)

"volunteers can be neuropsychiatric."

"symptoms can be neuropsychiatric."

"events can be neuropsychiatric."

"effects can be neuropsychiatric."

"disturbances can be neuropsychiatric."

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Origin

(neuropsychiatry)