Neuropathology is the area of clinical medicine studying diseases of the nervous system (brain and spinal cord, peripheral and vegetative nervous system). It includes also the study of the geographic distribution of diseases of the nervous system, children and school neuropathology, neuroligin and psycho-neurology.
Neuropathology constitutes neurology - the doctrine of healthy and diseased nervous system, which includes the following sections: anatomy, histology, embryology, comparative anatomy, physiology, comparative physiology and pathology of the nervous system.