misdiagnosis


misdiagnosis
An incorrect diagnosis.

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  • misdiagnosis — (n.) 1880, from MIS (Cf. mis ) (1) + DIAGNOSIS (Cf. diagnosis) …   Etymology dictionary

  • misdiagnosis — misdiagnose ► VERB ▪ diagnose incorrectly. DERIVATIVES misdiagnosis noun …   English terms dictionary

  • misdiagnosis — /mis duy euhg noh sis/, n., pl. misdiagnoses / seez/. n. an incorrect diagnosis. [1945 50; MIS 1 + DIAGNOSIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • misdiagnosis — A wrong or mistaken diagnosis. * * * mis·di·ag·no·sis (.)mis .dī ig nō səs n, pl no·ses .sēz an incorrect diagnosis …   Medical dictionary

  • misdiagnosis — n. bad diagnosis, wrong diagnosis …   English contemporary dictionary

  • misdiagnosis — mis·diagnosis …   English syllables

  • misdiagnosis — See: misdiagnose …   English dictionary

  • misdiagnosis — mis•di•ag•no•sis [[t]ˌmɪs daɪ əgˈnoʊ sɪs[/t]] n. pl. ses [[t] siz[/t]] n. med an incorrect diagnosis • Etymology: 1945–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • misdiagnosis — noun see misdiagnose …   Useful english dictionary

  • Depression (differential diagnoses) — Neuroimaging can be a valuable tool in the diagnostic work up of various psychiatric disorders including depression.[1] Depression, one of the most commonly diagnosed psychiatric disorders,[2][ …   Wikipedia

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