HyperDic: neurological_disorder

English > 1 sense of the expression neurological disorder:
NOUNstateneurological disorder, nervous disorder, neurological diseasea disorder of the nervous system
English > neurological disorder: 1 sense > noun 1, state
MeaningA disorder of the nervous system.
Synonymsnervous disorder, neurological disease
Narroweramyotrophic lateral sclerosis, ALS, Lou Gehrig's diseasethickening of tissue in the motor tracts of the lateral columns and anterior horns of the spinal cord
ataxia, ataxy, dyssynergia, motor ataxiainability to coordinate voluntary muscle movements
athetosisA continuous succession of slow, writhing, involuntary movements of the hands and feet and other body parts
atopognosia, atopognosisabsence or loss of topognosia
brain damageInjury to the brain that impairs its functions (especially permanently)
brain disorder, encephalopathy, brain diseaseAny disorder or disease of the brain
choreaAny of several degenerative nervous disorders characterized by spasmodic movements of the body and limbs
dyskinesiaAbnormality in performing voluntary muscle movements
flaccid paralysisweakness or loss of muscle tone resulting from injury or disease of the nerves innervating the muscles
kuruA progressive disease of the central nervous system marked by increasing lack of coordination and advancing to paralysis and death within a year of the appearance of symptoms
nerve compressionharmful pressure on a nerve (especially in nerves that pass over rigid prominences)
Broaderdisorder, upsetA physical condition in which there is a disturbance of normal / normal functioning
Spanishenfermedad neurológica, trastorno nervioso, trastorno neurológico
Catalantrastorn nerviós, trastorn neurològic

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