red herring


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An unusual clinical, radiologic or pathologic finding that should be ignored in the context of a patient’s disease

red herring

Medtalk An unusual clinical, radiologic or pathologic finding that should be ignored in the context of a Pt's disease. See Sutton's law. Cf 'Zebras. '.
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