diagnose diagnose  /ˌdaɪ əɡ ˈnoʊs/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) determine or distinguish the nature of a problem or an illness through a diagnostic analysis
  2. (v) subject to a medical analysis

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Statistically speaking, I probably won't diagnose any more brain tumors in my career, but I'll probably see several more caffeine overloaded patients.
  2. Fortunately, celiac disease has become a lot easier to diagnose in the past few years, thanks to more reliable blood tests.
  3. Fortunately, celiac disease has become a lot easier to diagnose in the past few years, thanks to more reliable blood tests.

News

  1. Breakthrough allows fast, reliable pathogen identification

    Researchers may have developed a way to quickly and reliably diagnose life-threatening bacterial infections and pinpoint the right antibiotics to clear the infections.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Science Daily

  2. University of Toronto breakthrough allows fast, reliable pathogen identification

    ( University of Toronto Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering ) University of Toronto researchers may have developed a way to quickly and reliably diagnose life-threatening bacterial infections and pinpoint the right antibiotics to clear the infections.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

  3. Studies question safety of multiple CT scans for children

    There is growing concern for children who are exposed to radiation from multiple CT scans to help doctors diagnose medical issues...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: News 10 NBC Rochester

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