Category: Neurology

Neurology is a special branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of organic disease affecting the central or peripheral nervous system. Organic structures related to the field of neuroscience is – on one hand – the brain, spinal cord (central nervous system is), surrounding structures and blood vessels that feed them – on the other hand – cranial nerves, nerve roots and spinal ganglia , peripheral nerves after they exit the spinal canal, including links with skeletal muscle (representing the peripheral nervous system). The term “Neurology” was introduced by the English anatomist Thomas Willis.

  • Cerebral palsy, chronic disorder of posture and movement

    Cerebral palsy is a chronic disorder of posture and movement caused by central nervous system damage. Cerebral palsy consists of involu

  • Multiple sclerosis

    Multiple sclerosis is a central nervous system disorder that affects the brain, spinal cord and its nerves and muscles that support the spine. Multiple sclerosis is an inflammatory disease where...

  • Migraine

    Migraine is a neurological disease organic. A migraine occurs when physiological factors cause vasodilation in the cranial blood vessels, a process which takes place after the release of serotonin.