NERVOUS SYSTEM TERMS

Term Definition
CEREBR/O CEREBRUM
ENCEPHAL/O BRAIN
MENINGI/O MENINGES
MYEL/O SPINAL CORD
NEUR/O NERVE
ESTHESI/O SENSATION,SENSITIVITY,FEELING
PSYCH/O MIND
PHAS/O SPEECH
QUADR/I FOUR
PARESIS SLIGHT PARALYSIS
HEMI HALF
MONO ONE
ICTAL SEIZURE,ATTACK
ADHD ATTENTION DEFICIT HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER
CNS CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM
PNS PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM
CSF CEREBROSPINAL FLUID
CVA CEREBROVASCULAR ACCIDENT
TIA TRANSIENT ISCHEMIC ATTACK
EEG ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAM
MRI MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING
MS MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS
OCD OBSESSIVE-COMPULSIVE DISORDER
PTSD POSTTRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER

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