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A list of Citizendium articles, and planned articles, about Homeopathy.
See also changes related to Homeopathy, or pages that link to Homeopathy or to this page or whose text contains "Homeopathy".

Parent topics

  • Complementary and alternative medicine [r]: Set of therapies and treatments not considered mainstream or scientific. [e]
  • Diagnosis [r]: Please do not use this term in your topic list, because there is no single article for it. Please substitute a more precise term. See Diagnosis (disambiguation) for a list of available, more precise, topics. Please add a new usage if needed.
  • Symptom [r]: A subjective description of an abnormal state, recounted by a patient, which is informative, but different from the objective result of a sign. [e]
  • Sign [r]: An objective finding on physical examination or diagnostic testing, complementing the subjective symptoms reported by a patient [e]
  • Syndrome [r]: Group of symptoms that collectively indicate or characterize a disease, psychological disorder, or other abnormal condition. [e]
  • Etiology [r]: Study of causation, or origination, usually applied in medicine to the causes of disease. [e]
  • Vitalism [r]: The doctrine that the functioning of a living organism does not result from physical and chemical forces alone. [e]

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