nervous system

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nervous system
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  1. cerebellar
    • cerebell/o=cerebellum
    • -ar=pertaining to
  2. cerebral
    • cerebr/o
    • -al=pt
  3. cerebrospinal
    • cerebr/o=cerebrum
    • spin/o=spine
    • -al=pt
  4. encephalic
    • encephal/o=brain
    • -ic=pt
  5. intrathecal
    • intra-=within
    • thec/o=sheath
    • -al=pt

    Pertaining to within the meninges, specifically the subdural or subarachnoid space.
  6. medullary
    • medull/o=medulla
    • oblongata
    • -ary=pt

    pt the medulla oblongata.
  7. myelonic
    • myel/o=spinal cord
    • -nic=pt

    Pertaining to the spinal cord.
  8. meningeal
    • mening/o=meninges
    • -eal=pertaining to

    Pertaining to the meninges
  9. neural
    • neur/o=nerve
    • -al=pertaining to

    Pertaining to nerves.
  10. neuroglial
    • neur/o=nerve
    • gli/o=glue
    • -al=pertaining to

    Pertaining to the support cells, glial cells, of the nerves.
  11. pontine
    • pont/o=pons
    • -ine=pertaining to

    Pertaining to the pons.
  12. thalamic
    • thalam/o=thalamus
    • -ic=pertaining to

    Pertaining to the thalamus.
  13. ventricular
    • ventricul/o=ventricle
    • -ar=pertaining to

    Pertaining to the ventricles.
  14. anethesiology
    • an-=without
    • esthes/o=sensation, feeling
    • -logy=study of

    Branch of medicine specializing in all aspects of anesthesia, including for surgical procedures, resuscitation measures, and the management of acute and chronic pain.  Physician is an anesthesiologist.
  15. neurology
    • neur/o=nerve
    • logy=study of


    Branch of medicine concerned with diagnosis and treatment of diseases and conditions of the nervous system.  Physician is a neurologist.
  16. neurosurgery
    neur/o=nerve

    Branch of medicine concerned with treating conditions and diseases of the nervous systems by surgical means.  Physician is a neurosurgeon.

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