TITLE

Occam's razor... blunted

AUTHOR(S)
Saha, Indranil
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Tropical Doctor;Jan2011, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
Occam's razor, [When there are two competing theories making the same prediction, the simpler one is chosen], is a popular method in making clinical diagnosis. This theory gets 'blunted' in our case report, as our immunocompromised patient was found to have multiple non-related aetiologies for a single pathological event.
ACCESSION #
70220109

 

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