Neurological Disorders

Neurological disorders are disorders of the brain, particularly relating to its chemistry or activity. Examples include schizophrenia, Alzheimer’s disease, and major depression. Neurological disorders are generally distinguished from mental health disorders which are categorized as Psychiatric Disorders or Psychological Disorders (e.g. Emotional Disorders, Behavior Disorders, Personality Disorders, etc ...

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Introduction: Neurological Disorders

The brain, spinal cord, and nerves make up the nervous system. Together they control all the workings of the body. When something goes wrong with a part of your nervous system, you can have trouble moving, speaking, swallowing, breathing, or ...1

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Causes List for Neurological Disorders

Some possible causes of Neurological Disorders or similar disorders may include:2

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Types of Neurological Disorders

Neurological disorders affect the brain, CNS and/or nerves. Well-known disorders include:

The major categories of neurological disorders include:

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Types of Neurological Disorders

In addition to studies of the normal processes of the nervous system, neuroscience includes studies of diseases and disorders. More than 1,000 disorders of the brain and nervous system exist, including:

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References

  1. Source: MedLinePlus (NIH): medlineplus.gov/ neurologicdiseases.html
  2. Source: Algorithmically Generated List

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