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neurophysiology

 [noor″o-fiz″e-ol´o-je]
physiology of the nervous system.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

neu·ro·phys·i·ol·o·gy

(nū'rō-fiz'ē-ol'ŏ-jē),
Physiology of the nervous system.
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neurophysiology

(no͝or′ō-fĭz′ē-ŏl′ə-jē, nyo͝or′-)
n.
The branch of physiology that deals with the functions of the nervous system.

neu′ro·phys′i·o·log′ic (-ə-lŏj′ĭk), neu′ro·phys′i·o·log′i·cal adj.
neu′ro·phys′i·ol′o·gist n.
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neu·ro·phys·i·ol·o·gy

(nūr'ō-fiz-ē-ol'ŏ-jē)
Physiology of the nervous system.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

neurophysiology

The study of the function of the nervous system.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

neurophysiology

the study of the physiology of NERVES.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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Intraoperative neurophysiologic spinal cord monitoring in thoracolumbar burst fractures.
Barbanoj, "Routine neurophysiologic tremor analysis as a diagnostic tool for essential tremor: A prospective study," Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology, vol.
In terms of its neurophysiologic correlates, it is well established that CAE is characterised by a distinct 3-4 Hz wave and spike discharge observed in the Electroencephalogram (EEG [Blumenfeld, 2012]).
Development of intraoperative neurophysiologic monitoring over the last 15 years has altered this point of view.
Developmental and neurophysiologic deficits in iron deficiency in children.
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* Sudoscan, which measures sudomotor dysfunction--one of the earliest neurophysiologic changes in distal small fiber neuropathies.
Clinical and neurophysiologic findings of the siblings are summarized in Table 1.
That action is mediated by endothelium derived relaxing factor and peripheral neurophysiologic enhancement with an increase in intra cavernosal pressure, which is considered as a complex result of thyme on various systems of vascular endocrine and neural net work supplying the male reproductive organ [29].
While the meaning of this activity is still unclear, it suggests that some neurophysiologic process related to REM sleep occurs in an area of the brain felt to be responsible for the consolidation of memory.
Electroencephalography (EEG) and Low-Resolution Electromagnetic Tomography (LORETA) can provide a functional imaging of brain and were used in order to appreciate the neurophysiologic state of acromegalic patients.
The type of neurophysiologic features measured by the new device are commonly used for diagnosing and treating such disorders as epilepsy, Parkinson's disease, depression, chronic pain, and conditions of the peripheral nervous system.