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self-diagnose Syllabification: self-di·ag·nose

Definition of self-diagnose in English:


1 [no object] Diagnose oneself as having a particular medical condition: many patients self-diagnose and do not seek medical attention for their symptoms
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  • They also said their patients were more likely to self-diagnose these days than they were 10 years ago.
  • This week, he explains how MediaLab Europe's technology raises the prospect of teens self-diagnosing on the Internet.
1.1 [with object] Diagnose (an illness or other problem) in oneself: patients will often self-diagnose varicose veins



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