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Dictionary of Symptoms: A Medical Dictionary to Help Sufferers, by Easier Self-Diagnosis, to Eliminate Groundless Fears and Know When to Consult Their Doctor Hardcover – January 1, 1968

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  • Hardcover: 312 pages
  • Publisher: Stein & Day; Rev Upd Su edition (January 1, 1968)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0812828879
  • ISBN-13: 978-0812828870
  • Product Dimensions: 9.1 x 6.2 x 1.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.4 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #4,674,186 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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I occasionally like a fool play doctor to myself and use this book in order to see that it is not as bad as I fear it might be. In other words I use it for self- diagnosis . But too much self- diagnosis is of course a dangerous thing. This work lists the symptoms into categories which are parts of the body, head and neck, chest, skin , urinary system etc.It has a very helpful table of contents that makes it easy to get to what one wants to check.It also in its entry provides first ' Identification' of the symptom and then Treatment.

This again may be helpful. But of course for anything that hints at being truly problematic a visit to the doctor is in order.
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