Second Opinion "Art of Diagnosis"

Sat, 09/21/2013 - 3:00pm

How do doctors find the answer to an elusive disease, and what role does the patient play in finding the cause?

Imagine having a condition that cannot be diagnosed for months or years. This episode takes the expert diagnosticians through a case of a patient whose diagnosis is far from clear.  See first hand how doctors work together, and with the patient, to find the cause of the symptoms, and an appropriate treatment. Second Opinion "Art of Diagnosis" airs Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 3 p.m. and on WXXI-TV.