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The Ten Neuroanatomic Diagnoses

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Abstract

This chapter aims merely to introduce the student to the unique diagnostic method used by neurologists. Detailed discussion of anatomic pathways, abnormal findings and differential diagnosis is provided in subsequent chapters. Sections on case reports will allow the student or physician to utilize the principles discussed in the foregoing chapters.

Keywords

Neuroanatomy Cerebral, Extrapyramidal Brainstem/cerebellar Myelopathy Radiculopathy Plexopathy Neuropathy Neuromuscular junction Myopathy 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of NeurologyUniversity of Texas Medical, School at HoustonHoustonUSA

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