Glossary

  • Abduct
  • Absence seizure
  • Accomodation
  • Action potential
  • Action tremor
  • Adduct
  • Afferent
  • Allodynia
  • Analgesia
  • Anencephaly
  • Anhidrosis
  • Anisocoria
  • Anosmia
  • Aphonia
  • Arachnoid
  • Arachnoid villi
  • Arteriovenous malformation
  • Arteritis
  • Ascending reticular activating system
  • Ataxia
  • Athetosis
  • Autonomic nervous system
  • Axonopathy
  • Basal ganglia
  • Basilar artery
  • Bell's palsy
  • Blepharospasm
  • Brainstem auditory evoked response
  • Bulbar
  • Butterfly glioma
  • Catamenial
  • Cataplexy
  • Cauda equina
  • Caudal
  • Caudate
  • Caudotentorial
  • Cavernous sinus
  • Central cord syndrome
  • Central nervous system
  • Centrum semiovale
  • Cerebellar herniation
  • Cerebellum
  • Cerebral cortex
  • Cerebral hemisphere
  • Cerebrospinal fluid
  • Chorea
  • Choroid plexus
  • Choroid plexus tumor
  • Cingulate gyrus
  • Coma
  • Complex partial seizure
  • Concussion
  • Conduction block
  • Contracoup
  • Contracture
  • Contralateral
  • Conus medullaris
  • Corona radiata
  • Corpus callosum
  • Cortical blindness
  • Corticobulbar
  • Coup
  • Craniectomy
  • Cranioplasty
  • Craniotomy
  • Creatine kinase
  • Cryptogenic
  • Decerebellate rigidity
  • Decerebrate rigidity
  • Decussate
  • Delirium
  • Dementia
  • Demyelination
  • Dendrite
  • Dermatome
  • Diaschisis
  • Diastematomyelia
  • Diencephalon
  • Diffuse axonal injury
  • Dorsal
  • Dorsal column
  • Dorsal horn
  • Dorsal rhizotomy
  • Drop metastases
  • Dura mater
  • Dural tail sign
  • Dysesthesia
  • Dyskinesia
  • Dysmetria
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysphonia
  • Dysraphism
  • Dystonia
  • Edinger-Westphal nucleus
  • Efferent
  • Electroencephalogram
  • Electromyography
  • Encephalitis
  • Encephalocele
  • Encephalopathy
  • Endomysium
  • Enophthalmos
  • Ependyma
  • Ependymoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Exophthalmos
  • Extra-axial
  • Extrapyramidal
  • F-wave
  • Falcine herniation
  • Falx cerebri
  • Fascicle
  • Fasciculation
  • Fibrillation
  • Flaccid paralysis
  • Flocculus
  • Fontanel
  • Foramen magnum
  • Foramen of Luschka
  • Foramen of Magendie
  • Foramen of Monro
  • Forebrain
  • Fornix
  • Fried egg artifact
  • Frontal lobe
  • Ganglion
  • Generalized seizure
  • Genu
  • Glia
  • Gray matter
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • Gyrus
  • Hemianesthesia
  • Hemiparesis
  • Hemiplegia
  • Hippocampal commissure
  • Hippocampus
  • Hydranencephaly
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hyperacusis
  • Hyperpathia
  • Hypertonicity
  • Hypotonicity
  • Ictus
  • Idiopathic
  • Infarction
  • Infundibulum
  • Intention tremor
  • Internal capsule
  • Interneuron
  • Intracranial pressure
  • Intrathecal
  • Ipsilateral
  • Jacksonian seizure
  • Jitter
  • Ketogenic diet
  • Kindling
  • Lacunar infarct
  • Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome
  • Leptomeninges
  • Leukodystrophy
  • Limbic
  • Lissencephaly
  • Locus ceruleus
  • Long tract signs
  • Lower motor neuron
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Meninges
  • Meningioma
  • Meningitis
  • Meningocele
  • Meningomyelocele
  • Mesencephalon
  • Microglia
  • Miosis
  • Motor neurons
  • Motor unit
  • Myasthenia gravis
  • Mydriasis
  • Myelencephalon
  • Myelin
  • Myelitis
  • Myelogram
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Myokymia
  • Myopathy
  • Myotonia
  • Narcolepsy
  • Neurogenic KCS
  • Neuromuscular junction
  • Neuropathy
  • Neurotransmitter
  • Nociception
  • Non-communicating hydrocephalus
  • Notochord
  • Nucleus
  • Nystagmus
  • Obtunded
  • Oligodendrocytes
  • Oligodendroglioma
  • Opening pressure
  • Ophthalmoplegia
  • Opisthotonus
  • Optic chiasm
  • Optic nerve
  • Optic neuritis
  • Optic radiations
  • Optic tract
  • Orthotic
  • Palsy
  • Paralysis
  • Paraparesis
  • Paraplegia
  • Parasagittal
  • Paresthesia
  • Partial seizure
  • Penumbra
  • Periaqueductal gray
  • Perineurium
  • Peripheral nervous system
  • Photophobia
  • Pia mater
  • Pineal gland
  • Polymyositis
  • Pons
  • Porencephaly
  • Positive sharp wave
  • Prosencephalon
  • Pupillary light response
  • Pyramidal
  • Quadrigeminal bodies
  • Radiculoneuritis
  • Radiculopathy
  • REM sleep behavior disorder
  • Repetitive nerve conduction
  • Ring enhancement
  • Rostral
  • Rostral commissure
  • Sagittal
  • Schizencephaly
  • Schwann cell
  • Sella turcica
  • Sharp wave
  • Single fiber electromyography
  • Somatosensory evoked potentials
  • Spike
  • Spina bifida
  • Status epilepticus
  • Strabismus
  • Stupor
  • Subarachnoid space
  • Subcortical
  • Sulcus
  • Suprasellar
  • Suture
  • Symptomatic epilepsy
  • Syncope
  • Syringomyelia
  • Tectum
  • Tegmentum
  • Telencephalon
  • Tentorium cerebelli
  • Tetany
  • Tetraparesis
  • Tetraplegia
  • Titubation
  • Tolerance
  • Tonic seizure
  • tonic-clonic seizure
  • Tonsillar herniation
  • Torticollis
  • Transient ischemic attack
  • Transtentorial herniation
  • Transverse myelitis
  • Tremor
  • Upper motor neurons
  • Ventral
  • Ventral horn
  • Ventricles
  • Vermis
  • Vertigo
  • Virchow-Robin space
  • Wallerian degeneration
  • Watershed infarct
  • White matter
  • Xanthochromia
  • Xeromycteria
  • Xerostomia