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NEURON
NERVE CELL
MYELINATION
FATTY COATING ON A NERVE CELL
CEREBRUM
LARGEST PART OF THE BRAIN
ELECROENCEPHALOGRAM
RECORD OF THE ELECTRICAL ACTIVITY OF THE BRAIN
ENCEPHALOTOMY
SURGICAL INCISION OF THE BRAIN
ENCEPHALITIS
INFLAMMATION OF THE BRAIN
POLIOMYELITIS
INFLAMMATION OF THE GRAY MATER OF THE SPINAL CORD.
NEUROLOGIST
A SPECIALIST IN THE STUDY OF THE DX AND TX OF NERVOUS SYSTEM DISORDERS.
MENINGOCELE
DISPLACEMENT OF THE MENINGES FROM IT'S NORMAL POSITION
HYPOESTHESIA
DECREASED SENSATION
MRI
X-RAY BEAM ROTATES AROUND THE PT, DETAILING THE STRUCTURE AT VARIOUS DEPTHS.
ENCEPHALOMALACIA
SOFTENING OF THE BRAIN
APHASIA
NO SPEECH
DEMYELINATION
LACK OF; REMOVAL
AXON
PART OF THE CELL THAT TRANSMITS ELECTRICAL IMPULSES
DENDRITES
BRACHED PROJECTIONS THE NERVE CELL THAT RECEIVE IMPULSES AND STIMULI
ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHY
PROCESS OF RECORDING THE ELECTRICAL IMPULSES OF THE BRAIN
NEUROBLASTOMA
TUMOR ARISING FROM IMMATURE NERVE CELLS
HEMIPLEGIA
PARALYSIS OF EITHER RIGHT OR LEFT HALF OF THE BODY
QUADRIPLEGIA
PARALYSIS OF ALL FOUR LIMBS.