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Central nervous system and peripheral nervous system

 

The central nervous system is comprised of the brain and spinal cord. The peripheral nervous system includes all peripheral nerves.

Central nervous system and peripheral nervous system

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Cerebral palsy
Cranial mononeuropathy III - compression type
Meningocele repair
Pseudotumor cerebri
Horner syndrome
Petit mal seizure
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Cranial mononeuropathy III - diabetic type
Generalized tonic-clonic seizure
Spinal cord abscess
Epilepsy
Meningitis - cryptococcal
Parkinson’s disease
Hyperactivity
Irritability
Tardive dyskinesia
Spasmodic dysphonia
Diabetic neuropathy
Multiple sclerosis
Agitation
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
Electroconvulsive therapy
Facial nerve palsy
Peripheral neuropathy
Aseptic meningitis
Chronic motor tic disorder
General paresis
Transient tic disorder
Numbness and tingling
Pick’s disease
Cerebral palsy - resources
Essential tremor
Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome
Metabolic neuropathies
Dementia
Autonomic neuropathy
Partial (focal) seizure
Acoustic neuroma
Neurofibromatosis 2
Neuropathy secondary to drugs
Subacute combined degeneration
Neuralgia
Meningitis - gram-negative
Brachial palsy in newborns
Migraine
Meningitis - tuberculous
Sensorimotor polyneuropathy
Progressive supranuclear palsy
Wilson's disease
Dementia due to metabolic causes
Secondary parkinsonism
Epilepsy - resources
Spasticity
Drug-induced tremor
Trigeminal neuralgia
Delirium
Multi-infarct dementia
Chronic inflammatory polyneuropathy
Central pontine myelinolysis
Memory loss
Alcoholic neuropathy
Brachial plexopathy
Mononeuropathy
Meningitis - staphylococcal
Mononeuritis multiplex
Tay-Sachs - resources
Neurosyphilis
Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
Kuru
Distal median nerve dysfunction
Hypothalamic dysfunction
Febrile seizures
Normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH)
Friedreich's ataxia
Movement - uncontrollable
Ganglioneuroma
Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis
Cranial mononeuropathy VI
Subarachnoid hemorrhage
Autonomic hyperreflexia
Behavior - unusual or strange
Olivopontocerebellar atrophy
Cerebral hypoxia
Methylmercury poisoning
Syphilitic aseptic meningitis
Multiple system atrophy
Rabies
Facial nerve palsy due to birth trauma
Hypotonia

Review Date: 9/11/2008
Reviewed By: Sean O. Stitham, MD, private practice in Internal Medicine, Seattle, Washington; and Daniel B. Hoch, PhD, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.
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