medical history

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Noun1.medical history - the case history of a medical patient as recalled by the patientmedical history - the case history of a medical patient as recalled by the patient
case history - detailed record of the background of a person or group under study or treatment
family history - part of a patient's medical history in which questions are asked in an attempt to find out whether the patient has hereditary tendencies toward particular diseases
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When I come to that, the doctors shall buy me for a cent.--'But, sir, medical history; the report to the Institute; the proven facts!' --I distrust the facts and the inferences.
NIOSH investigators contacted these persons, or their survivors, by telephone to determine if their medical history was consistent with a diagnosis of acoustic neuroma.
Her medical history was significant for ankylosing spondylitis of 14 years' duration and Crohn's disease for 12 years.
Prof Dr Arif Tajamul, who is the principal of the Allama Iqbal Medical College and head of the five-member medical board of the Punjab government formed to oversee the treatment of Mr Nawaz, said he would get on Monday reports of all medical tests conducted in various hospitals of Lahore and additional medical history from the family of Mr Sharif to begin his treatment.
You cannot modify your genetic makeup, but knowing your family's medical history can help you take the steps necessary to protect yourself.
According to reports, Nawaz's personal physician Dr Adnan had also briefed the board about the medical history related to his heart ailment.
Islamabad: Medical doctors team of PIMS while declaring the condition of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif as unsatisfactory have decided to know his medical history from his doctors in London.
Doing a physical examination After the medical history your doctor has in mind a short list of probable diagnoses.
A client's medical history is one of the main factors that contribute to an individual disability insurance policy coming back with a modified offer.
A fatal accident inquiry (FAI) found the accident might have been avoided if Mr Clarke had told the truth about his medical history after it emerged he had previously blacked out while at the wheel of a stationary bus.
And Ms Forbes said he hid his medical history on three council forms - the first when he applied to become a driver for special needs kids, the second when he moved jobs within the council in 2011, and the third when he applied to have his driving licence renewed in December 2011.
Critique: "Family Medical History: Unknown/Adopted" is a deftly told and heart-warming story of personal, medical, genealogical, and emotional discovery about "how a routine inquiry led to unexpected answers for an adopted woman".

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