[mis-dahy-uh g-nohs, -nohz, mis-dahy-uh g-nohs, -nohz]
- to make an incorrect diagnosis.
- to diagnose erroneously: to misdiagnose the nation's ills.
Origin of misdiagnose
- an incorrect diagnosis.
Origin of misdiagnosis
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- to diagnose (an illness or problem) wrongly or mistakenly
- the act or an instance of misdiagnosing or being misdiagnosed
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- An incorrect diagnosis.
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