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ADHD

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

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CVA

Cerebrovascular accident

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EEG

Electroencephalography

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LOC

Loss of consciousness

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TIA

Transient ischemic attack

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Cerebr/o

Cerebrum

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Crani/o

Cranium

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Encephal/o

Brain

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Gangli/o

Ganglion

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Gli/o

Glue, neurological tissue

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Kinesi/o

Movement

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Lept/o

Thin, slender

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Lex/o

Word, phrase

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Mening/o

Meninges

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Myel/o

Bone marrow, spinal cord

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Narc/o

Stupor, numbness,sleep

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Neur/o

Nerve

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Radicul/o

Nerve root

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Sthen/o

Strength

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Thalam/o

Thalamus

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Thec/o

Sheath

21

Ton/o

Tension

22

Ventricul/o

Ventricle

23

Algesia

Pain

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-Algia

Pain

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-asthenia

Weakness, debility

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Esthesia

Feeling

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-kinesia

Movement

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-lepsy

Seizure

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-paresis

Partial paralysis

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-phasia

Speech

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-plegia

Paralysis

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-taxia

Order, coordination

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Pachy-

Thick

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Para-

Near, beside, beyond

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Syn-

Union, together, joined

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Uni-

One