[The meaning of the diagnosis in the illness trajectory of a person with rheumatic disease: From the uncertainty to biographical disruption].

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This article seeks to analyze the meaning of the medical diagnosis in the biographies of people who suffer from a rheumatic disease. Based in the ethnographic method, in-depth interviews were carried out among fifteen informants affected by different rheumatic conditions from the City of Barcelona. These interviews make it possible to see how the symptoms… (More)
DOI: 10.18294/sc.2017.1144

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@article{Carranza2017TheMO, title={[The meaning of the diagnosis in the illness trajectory of a person with rheumatic disease: From the uncertainty to biographical disruption].}, author={Rosa Mar{\'i}a Osorio Carranza}, journal={Salud colectiva}, year={2017}, volume={13 2}, pages={211-223} }