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1,842 Possible Causes for misinterpretation

  • Insect Bite

    Reactions to bedbug bites are often misinterpreted, e.g., as urticaria ( 23 ).[doi.org]

  • Urinary Tract Infection

    Symptoms of UTI are variable; problems are encountered in the collection, testing, and interpretation of urine specimens; and results of urinalysis are often misinterpreted[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A lower number of studies results in diminished power and subsequently is prone to misinterpretation [35] , [36] .[doi.org]

  • Dementia

    Aspects of the hospital environment or care practice can contribute to problems that may be misinterpreted and lead to challenging behaviour.[doi.org]

  • Osteoporosis

    Some comments expressed concern that the recommendation against supplementation with vitamin D would be misinterpreted by persons with known osteoporosis or vitamin D deficiency[uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org] Concentration of alkaline phosphatase in amniotic fluid, amniocytes, and chorionic villous samples is prone to misinterpretation (particularly in distinguishing unaffected[web.archive.org] But people sometimes misinterpret my thinking as being “anti-drug” — yet it’s not just the drugs I object to.[betterbones.com]

  • Otitis Media

    […] has the poorest prognosis); educational value in confirming pneumatic otoscopy findings Risks, harms, costs : Cost; lack of access; equipment calibration and maintenance; misinterpretation[doi.org]

  • Meningitis

    The decision arrived at is not based upon statistical computations alone, but upon objective data as well that are not readily misinterpreted.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tuberculosis

    Discussion as to who was the originator of the experimental method....are part of the colossal misinterpretation of the origins of European civilization.[cyberistan.org] […] evaluated. 32 Special attention should be devoted to patients affected by chronic conditions such as diabetes mellitus who may experience milder symptoms that can be often misinterpreted[dx.doi.org]

  • Acromegaly

    Pico's undiagnosed, misunderstood, profoundly acromegalic appearance was widely misinterpreted, leading to pervasive, degrading, and highly prejudicial comments.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypochondriasis

    The misinterpretation of bodily symptoms demonstrates to be a highly specific characteristic of hypochondriasis. Copyright 2012 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Preoccupation with the fear of having, or the idea that one has, a serious disease based on the person's misinterpretation of bodily symptoms.[icd9data.com] Abstract Hypochondriasis (HC) involves preoccupation with fears of having a serious medical illness based on the misinterpretation of benign bodily perturbations.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Paranoid Personality Disorder

    […] paranoid or delusional paranoid disorder; the essential feature is a pervasive and unwarranted tendency, beginning in early adulthood and present in a variety of contexts, to misinterpret[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] For example, they may misinterpret an offer of help as implication that they are unable to do the task on their own.[merckmanuals.com] They will often misinterpret harmless comments and behavior from others and may build up and harbor unfounded resentment for an unreasonable length of time.[diagnose-me.com]

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