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case history

noun

Simple Definition of case history

  • : a record that shows a person's past illnesses, treatments, and other information for use by doctors, social workers, etc.

Full Definition of case history

  1. :  a record of history, environment, and relevant details of a case especially for use in analysis or illustration

Examples of case history

  1. The patient's case history showed recurring fits of depression.



1894

First Known Use of case history

1894

Rhymes with case history


Medical Dictionary

case history

noun

Medical Definition of case history

  1. :  a record of an individual's personal or family history and environment for use in analysis or instructive illustration




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