Dealing with a new medical condition can be confusing, and a daunting task which makes decision making difficult for patients. Patients usually get a second opinion for the following reasons:

· If what they are facing is life threatening

· A surgical intervention has been suggested

· The physician directly recommends one

· If there’s doubt of the first diagnosis

Studies show that incidences of missed, incorrect, and delayed diagnoses are common with an average rate of 10–20%. Clinical laboratory, radiology, and pathology have shown error rates of 2–5% each. …

Ontology

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