neurologist neurologist  /nʊ ˈrɑ lə dʒəst/

Definition(s):

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

Usage(s):

  • If the prospect of lunch with a neurologist is unnerving or distasteful, Damasio suggests, the invitee will conveniently remember a previous engagement.

News

  1. Concussion can affect sense of smell, taste

    Dear Dr. Roach: My 18-year-old grandson sustained a concussion while skateboarding. He does not remember the event, which happened about a month ago. He is back in college and can manage his studies. However, he lost his senses of smell and taste. This is very depressing to him. His neurologist states he will not retrieve them. What do your studies show? - C.R.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marshfield News Herald

  2. A concussion can affect one's sense of smell, taste

    Dear Dr. Roach: My'-year-old grandson sustained a concussion while skateboarding. He does not remember the event, which happened about a month ago. He is back in college and can manage his studies. However, he lost his senses of smell and taste. This is very depressing to him. His neurologist states he will not retrieve them. What do your studies show?
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Detroit News

  3. Indianapolis Home Care Company to Host Educational Webinar on Stroke Prevention and Care

    The next installment in Home Care Assistance’s Healthy Longevity Webinar Series will be presented by Muhammad Shazam Hussain, MD, renowned stroke neurologist on June 26th at 11 AM PT/ 2 PM ET. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10820234.htm
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "He saw the neurologist and they are pleasantly surprised with where he is today," Renney said before Sunday's game. "It's not like he can play hockey in the next little while, but they're optimistic with where it sits this morning."
    on Feb 18, 2007 By: Tom Renney Source: SI.com

  2. "The neurologist review indicates that Terri may have been misdiagnosed and is more likely that she is in a state of minimal consciousness, rather than in a persistent vegetative state," Florida Gov. Jeb Bush told reporters Wednesday.
    on Mar 23, 2005 By: Jeb Bush Source: CTV.ca

  3. "You must trust us when we say when we say that Serge Betsen is fine," said Laporte after announcing the team at Marcoussis yesterday. "He recovered quickly on Saturday night. He has seen a neurologist. Without the green light from the...
    on Oct 10, 2007 By: Bernard Laporte Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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