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neuropathology

 [noor″o-pah-thol´o-je]
pathology of the nervous system.
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neu·ro·pa·thol·o·gy

(nū'rō-pa-thol'ŏ-jē),
1. Pathology of the nervous system.
2. That branch of pathology concerned with the nervous system.
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neuropathology

(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.
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neuropathology

The subspecialty in histopathology dedicated to the study of the diseases of the (central and peripheral) nervous system.
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neu·ro·pa·thol·o·gy

(nūr'ō-pă-thol'ŏ-jē)
1. Disease state involving the nervous system.
2. That branch of pathology concerned with the nervous system.
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neuropathology

The study of disease changes occurring in the tissues of the nervous system.
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In a prospective study of postmortem evaluation of neuropathological complications after bone marrow transplantation, of 371 deaths in a cohort of 845 transplants, 180 autopsies with brain evaluation were performed.
We report the first fetal case of Sly disease displaying such PGBs in the developing CNS, and we thus characterize a hitherto nondepicted neuropathological profile in this very rare metabolic lysosomal disorder.
As it is not easy to identify the exact etiological factor related to HII to the neonatal brain, in the same manner, there is still uncertainty about all processes leading to the well-described neuropathological features reviewed below.