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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.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

neuropathology

The study of disease changes occurring in the tissues of the nervous system.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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