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German: Neuroanatomie

1 Definition

Neuroanatomy is the branch of anatomy which deals with the structure of the nervous system. There are boundary points with neurobiology, neurophysiology, neurochemistry and neuropathology.

2 Background

Neuroanatomy deals with the morphology, topography and terminology of the human nervous system and the histological and cellular structures. The “comparative anatomy” compares nervous systems of different species and tries to state something about the evolution of nervous systems.

Specialties: Anatomy

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