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Introduction: Diagnosis

Description of Diagnosis

Diagnosis: The process of identifying a disease by the signs and symptoms.
Source: National Institute of Health

Diagnosis: general term for detecting and classifying diseases.
Source: CRISP

Diagnosis: The determination of the nature of a disease or condition, or the distinguishing of one disease or condition from another. Assessment may be made through physical examination, laboratory tests, or the likes. Computerized programs may be used to enhance the decision-making process.
Source: MeSH 2007

Diagnosis: Related Topics

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Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Broader terms for Diagnosis

Source - CRISP

Other terms that may be related to Diagnosis:

Source: CRISP

The description of Diagnosis may also be used for the following terms:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Diagnosis

The following list attempts to classify Diagnosis into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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