noun (plural diagnoses /-ˌsēz/)
1The identification of the nature of an illness or other problem by examination of the symptoms: early diagnosis and treatment are essential a diagnosis of Crohn’s disease was made
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- Many researchers have reported discrepancies between MRI diagnoses and diagnoses made during arthroscopic examination.
- The technique could eventually provide the basis for computerized medical diagnoses performed in the physician's office, they add.
- There an assessment nurse diagnosed an acute attack of rheumatoid arthritis and confirmed the diagnoses with blood tests for rheumatoid factor and ESR levels.
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