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Disease Comparison

With this feature, medical practitioners can easily compare the findings of the two selected conditions for similarities and differences side by side. This is a tremendous tool in determining which of the two diseases has the associated findings that better match a particular patient's condition, thus enhancing the doctor's ability to arrive at the proper diagnosis.

How to Compare Diseases

  • Click the "Disease Comparison" tab at the top of the screen.
  • Enter a few letters of the first disease or condition for a Disease Comparison.
  • Click "Search" and select the first disease from the search result.
  • Enter a few letters of the second disease or condition for a Disease Comparison.
  • Click "Search" and select the second disease from the search result.

Comparison Options

With the side-by-side lists, you have three comparison options to choose from:

  • Show All: Displays all of the findings of both diseases side-by-side.
  • Show Common Findings: Displays only the common findings of the two diseases.
  • Show Differences: Displays only the different findings of the two diseases side-by-side.
  • Print Results: You may print the results of a Disease Comparison by choosing the print icon near the top of the screen. (Available only to registered users. Registration is Free)
  • Navigation Tips In Disease Comparison: you can either scroll up and down in the two lists to compare findings, or you can click on a Disease Review button to quickly compare the findings of the two diseases in a particular category.
  • Change Display: You may toggle lists and select "show all", "show common", and "show differences"
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