diacrisis


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diacrisis

 [di-ak´rĭ-sis]
2. a change in the character of secretions during an illness.
3. a disease characterized by a morbid state of the secretions.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

di·ag·no·sis (Dx),

(dī'ag-nō'sis),
The determination of the nature of a disease, injury, or congenital defect.
Synonym(s): diacrisis
[G. diagnōsis, a deciding]
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