genogram

noun
gen·​o·​gram | \ˈje-nə-ˌgram, ˈjē- \

Definition of genogram 

: a diagram outlining the history of the behavior patterns (as of divorce, abortion, or suicide) of a family over several generations also : a similar diagram detailing the medical history of a family in order to assess a family member's risk of developing disease

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1978, in the meaning defined above

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genogram

noun
ge·​no·​gram | \ˈjē-nə-ˌgram, ˈjen-ə- \

Medical Definition of genogram 

: a diagram outlining the history of the behavior patterns (as of divorce, abortion, or suicide) of a family's members over several generations in order to recognize and understand past influences on current behavior patterns also : a similar diagram detailing the medical history of the members of a family as a means of assessing a family member's risk of developing disease

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