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

:  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.

First Known Use of CASE HISTORY


Rhymes with CASE HISTORY

Medical Dictionary

case history


Medical Definition of CASE HISTORY

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


Next Word in the Dictionary: caseinPrevious Word in the Dictionary: case hardeningAll Words Near: case history
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears