Neuropsychiatry



[noo r-oh-si-kahy-uh-tree, -sahy-, nyoo r-] /ˌnʊər oʊ sɪˈkaɪ ə tri, -saɪ-, ˌnyʊər-/

noun
1.
the branch of medicine dealing with diseases involving the mind and nervous system.
/ˌnjʊərəʊsaɪˈkaɪətrɪ/
noun
1.
the branch of psychiatry that investigates the links between mental illness and organic disease of the brain

neuropsychiatry neu·ro·psy·chi·a·try (nur’ō-sĭ-kī’ə-trē, -sī-, nyur’-)
n.
The medical science dealing with both organic and psychic disorders of the nervous system.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Neuropsychologic disorder

    neuropsychologic disorder neu·ro·psy·cho·log·ic disorder (nur’ō-sī’kə-lŏj’ĭk, nyur’-) n. A disturbance of mental function as a result of trauma that is associated with psychotic, neurotic, behavioral, or psychophysiologic disorders and sometimes mental impairment.

  • Neuropsychology

    /ˌnjʊərəʊsaɪˈkɒlədʒɪ/ noun 1. the study of the effects of brain damage on behaviour and the mind



  • Neuropsychopathy

    neuropsychopathy neu·ro·psy·chop·a·thy (nur’ō-sī-kŏp’ə-thē, nyur’-) n. An emotional illness that is neurologic, or functional, or both, in origin.

  • Neuropteran

    [noo-rop-ter-uh n, nyoo-] /nʊˈrɒp tər ən, nyʊ-/ adjective 1. . noun 2. Also, neuropteron. a insect. /njʊˈrɒptərən/ noun (pl) -terans, -terons, -tera (-tərə) 1. any neuropterous insect neuropteran (n-rŏp’tər-ən) Any of various carnivorous insects of the order Neuroptera, having four net-veined wings and mouthparts adapted for chewing. Neuropterans include the lacewings and antlions. Formerly, the […]



Disclaimer: Neuropsychiatry definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.