misdiagnosis

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Studies: At Least A Quarter Of Asthma Cases Misdiagnosed

Asthma is a potentially life-threatening disease that can cause wheezing, coughing and shortness of breath. But about 25 to 30 percent of patients are misdiagnosed, according to recent studies.

12/13/2013

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HealthWatch: Common Ailments Misdiagnosed In Men

If you’re a man, or a woman who loves one, there’s some important medical information you need to know. It turns out that for men, there are five common misdiagnoses that everyone should be know.

09/01/2010