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a branch of health science combining neurology and psychiatry.
neu·ro·psy·chi·a·try(nū'rō-sī-kī'ă-trē), Although the p in the diphthong ps is normally silent only at the beginning of a word, by long tradition the p of words based on psyche is also silent even when it occurs within a word.
The medical specialty dealing with both organic and psychic disorders of the nervous system; earlier term for psychiatry.
neuropsychiatry(no͝or′ō-sĭ-kī′ə-trē, -sī-, nyo͝or′-)
The medical study of disorders with both neurological and psychiatric features.
neu′ro·psy′chi·at′ric (-sī′kē-ăt′rĭk) adj.
neuropsychiatryNeural science The discipline dedicated to understanding the neurobiologic basis of behavior and behavioral development, encompassing neurology, psychiatry, psychology, neurogenetics
The specialty dealing with both organic and psychic disorders of the nervous system.