tele-diagnosis

telediagnosis

[tel-i-dahy-uhg-noh-sis]
noun, plural telediagnoses [tel-i-dahy-uhg-noh-seez] .
the detection of a disease by evaluating data transmitted to a receiving station from instruments monitoring a distant patient, as someone in a spacecraft.

Origin:
1960–65; tele-1 + diagnosis

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telediagnosis tel·e·di·ag·no·sis (těl'ĭ-dī'əg-nō'sĭs)
n.
A diagnosis that is made at a remote location and is based on the evaluation of data transmitted from instruments that monitor the patient and a transfer link to a diagnostic center.

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