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prognosis
American English: /prɑɡˈnoʊsəs/
British English: /prɒɡˈnəʊsɪs/

Translation of prognosis in Spanish:

noun plural -ses Pronunciation: / -siːz /

countable or uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • He suffered many medical complications and his prognosis was poor.
    • Follow up is needed to see if the children's poor prognosis is improved and criminality prevented.
    • Once clinical cardiovascular disease develops, these patients have a poorer prognosis than normoglycemic patients.

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