over·di·ag·no·sis noun \-ˌdī-ig-ˈnō-səs, -əg-\
First Known Use of OVERDIAGNOSIS
over·di·ag·no·sis noun \-ˌdī-ig-ˈnō-səs, -əg-\ (Medical Dictionary)
: the diagnosis of a condition or disease (as Lyme disease) more often than it is actually present
—over·di·ag·nose \-ˈdī-ig-ˌnōs, -ˌnōz, -ˌdī-ig-ˈ, -əg-\ (audio pronunciation) transitive verb
, over·di·ag·nosed; over·di·ag·nos·ing
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