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The emerging specialty of consultative medicine is rooted in generalism and aims to integrate the best of the Oslerian diagnostic tradition with the multidisciplinary collaboration and modern technologies needed to tackle uncertain, difficult, or complex diagnoses.
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We thank Drs. Justin Lotfi, Bryant Lin, and Megan Mahoney and the Stanford Undiagnosed Diseases Network team for their contributions to the ideas and concepts presented in this article.
From the Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA (L.N.G., A.V.); and the Division of General Internal Medicine and the Biomedical Ethics Research Program, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ (J.C.T.).
December 23, 2021
N Engl J Med 2021; 385:2478-2484
Debra Malina, Ph.D., Editor
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