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1. Assignment of names to each disease entity in a group that has been classified according to a systematic nosology.
2. A treatise on pathology or the practice of medicine.
[noso- + G. graphē, description]
The systematic description of diseases.
no′so·graph′ic (nō′sə-grăf′ĭk), no′so·graph′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
nosography(1) A systematic description of diseases.
(2) A system of nomenclature for a group of diseases.
(3) A treatise describing the findings of a particular disease.
a nomenclature of disease entities.