Definitions

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  • n. A doctor or scientist who practices or specializes in neurology.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who is versed in neurology; also, one skilled in the treatment of nervous diseases.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who is versed in neurology.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a medical specialist in the nervous system and the disorders affecting it

Etymologies

neuro- + -logist (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • With that test normal, the patient was referred to a neurologist to sort out the strange mystery of why he could not walk.

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  • Amy Sussman for The Wall Street Journal Mr. Gouras, a neurologist, is considering a position in Scandinavia, which prompted the couple to list their ro ughly 2,800-square-foot home.

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  • The neurologist is upgrading her from valium to phenobarbitol.

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  • Utecht, released last month after being cleared by the Bengals 'neurologist, is in concussion limbo.

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  • Finally I was referred to a neurologist who immediately diagnosed my disorder and also told me about Botox, a new drug just recently approved to treat BEB.

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  • I called the neurologist then, fairly upset — did she have a stroke?

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  • I called my neurologist back and said, I would need various bits of information - the frighteningly efficient assistant asked me why - and told me to just give her 1/2 hour. et voila! she took care of it.

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  • Instead, I determined that a neurologist was the type of doctor I needed to see, so I researched my local options and picked the one I hoped would be best, though it felt as though I were picking numbers out of a lottery bowl.

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  • They decided I had a heart problem and didn't call a neurologist until Monday, but did call a cardiologist who billed four figures for tests since my heart beat was 'irregular'.

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  • The news of my seizures from Cheryl and VIHA has prompted my GP to call my neurologist because HE, my GP, for liability reasons, cannot prescribe me Dilantin or any common anti-seizure drug without the NEUROLOGIST telling him to.

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