self-diagnosis

[ self-dahy-uh g-noh-sis ]
/ ˈsɛlfˌdaɪ əgˈnoʊ sɪs /
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noun, plural self-di·ag·no·ses [self-dahy-uh g-noh-seez] /ˈsɛlfˌdaɪ əgˈnoʊ siz/.

the diagnosis of one's own malady or illness.
the capability of an electronic system to detect and analyze an error or malfunction within itself.
Related formsself-di·ag·nos·ing, adjectiveself-di·ag·nos·tic [self-dahy-uh g-nos-tik] /ˈsɛlfˌdaɪ əgˈnɒs tɪk/, adjective
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self-diagnosis


n.

Diagnosis of one's own illness or disease without professional medical consultation.
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