epicrisis

noun
epic·​ri·​sis | \ i-ˈpik-rə-səs How to pronounce epicrisis (audio) \

Medical Definition of epicrisis

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a critical or analytical summing up especially of a medical case history

epicrisis

noun
epi·​cri·​sis | \ ˈep-i-ˌkrī-səs How to pronounce epicrisis (audio) , ˌep-i-ˈ How to pronounce epicrisis (audio) \
plural epicrises\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce epicrisis (audio) \

Medical Definition of epicrisis (Entry 2 of 2)

: something that follows a crisis specifically : a secondary crisis

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“Epicrisis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/epicrisis. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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