is a medical specialty that diagnoses and treats diseases of the Central Nervous System
(brain and spinal cord) and Peripheral and Autonomic Nervous System
The Central Nervous System
is the organ that coordinates all our body's activity.
It has in addition to coordinating functions, specific functions that stand out motor activity (walking, muscle strength), sensitivity and coordination. It also contributes to a normal functioning of the vison
, as well as the expression of the language or affections.
This explains why the Central Nervous System
diseases can present complaints related with all these functions.