second opinion


second opinion
An appraisal or diagnosis by a knowledgeable professional, such as a lawyer or physician, who has been consulted in order to confirm or disconfirm the advice or view of another person previously consulted.

After my doctor told me that my illness was psychosomatic, I sought a second opinion.


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  • second opinion — /sɛkənd əˈpɪnjən/ (say sekuhnd uh pinyuhn) noun an opinion from a second and independent source, especially regarding the diagnosis, treatment, etc., of a medical condition …   Australian English dictionary

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  • second opinion — additional advice, additional diagnosis (Medical) …   English contemporary dictionary

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