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Neurology

 
 

Your nervous system controls how you sense and react to the world around you. It involves your brain, spinal cord, muscles and nerves.

Neurologists are doctors who detect and treat these and other related problems:


 

 

 

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Source: American Board of Medical Specialties; American Medical Association; Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, Lexicon: Dictionary of Health Care Terms, Organizations and Acronyms for the Era of Reform, 1994

First published: 08/01/2004
Last updated: 11/06/2012

Reviewed by: Steven Bergeson, MD, medical director of quality, Allina Health clinics; J Richard Sheely, MD, medical director, Allina Health clinics