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nos·o·log·ic

(nos'ō-loj'ik),
Relating to nosology.

nos·o·log·ic

(nos'ō-loj'ik)
Relating to nosology.
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Collapsing focal segmental glomerulosclerosis: a morphological lesion in search of nosologic identity.
Hyman, in a recent review, suggests the need for "shadow" research criteria in the DSM-V that expand upon the concept introduced in the DSM-IV, and suggests that three specific alternatives alone, or more effectively in combination, may facilitate this process of self-critique and expediting nosologic change.
Many sources of error are interposed between a person's disease and the word label or diagnosis applied to it by a clinician, and between the diagnosis and the nosologic code applied to it by a medical coder.
Working groups for the fifth revision of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, fifth edition (DSM-V), are thus considering whether the nosologic boundaries of addiction should be redrawn to include nonsubstance disorders, such as gambling.
DSM-V will very likely maintain the same nosologic categories and most of the same diagnostic criteria for the psychotic disorders as in DSM-IV, but with introduction of a major innovation: a parallel dimensions-of-pathology track that will be an essential part of individual patient evaluation.
Paraphilias, characterized by such co-morbid diseases as OCD, posttraumatic stress disorder, mood disorders and impulse-control disorder, are considered a subgroup of other nosologic categories 161.
Also included to facilitate a physician's use of the text are nosologic diagnosis tables, "pearls and perils" boxes, "consider consultation when.
FSS is part of the nosologic group of pathologies currently known as distal arthrogryposis (2).
The first debate argued whether MS is a single nosologic entity due to an autoimmune mechanism or not.
A closely connected nosologic issue that reflects similar inclinations is the tendency to dichotomize continuous variables into crude categories of disease and health.
Recurrence of previously cured cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL) lesions is found in American CL, for which a specific nosologic form known of disease known as leishmaniasis recidiva cutis (LRC) has been identified.
Some authors maintain that these two tumors may represent a single nosologic entity, others believe that they may exist along a continuum, and still others have proposed that they are distinct entities.