diagnosing diagnosing  /ˌdaɪ əɡ ˈnoʊ sɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) identifying the nature or cause of some phenomenon

Usage(s):

  1. Yet, as emergency room doctors know too well, diagnosing the condition is neither easy nor fast.
  2. In some cases, a CT scan is absolutely required for example, for diagnosing severe head trauma or internal injuries, for acute abdominal pain, or to diagnose an existing cancer.
  3. The key to diagnosing whether such behavior is authentic OCD is how great an impact the behavior has on your life.

News

  1. St. Louis Veterinarian Acquires Advanced Diagnostic Imaging Equipment for Treating Complicated Veterinary Issues

    Associated Veterinary Specialists installs Neurologica Ceretom CT Scanner for diagnosing Midwest pet problems and performing CT scans on cats without anesthesia. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/medical-equipment/veterinary/prweb10823802.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. CardioNet, Inc. Enters Into Agreement with UnitedHealthcare Insurance Company

    CardioNet, Inc. , the leading wireless medical technology company focused on diagnosing and monitoring cardiac arrhythmias, announced today that the Company has entered into a three-year National Provider Agreement with UnitedHealthcare Insurance Company, covering all of CardioNet’s monitoring modalities, including Mobile Cardiac Outpatient Telemetry .
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Low T Center encouraging men 40+ to know their Testosterone number during National Men's Health Awareness Month with a ...

    DALLAS, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Low T Center, America's leading authority on diagnosing and treating men with low testosterone, feels strongly about men over the age of 40 knowing what their testosterone ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. Comedian Groucho Marx said, "Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly, and applying the wrong remedies."
    on Sep 29, 2007 By: Groucho Marx Source: Daily News Journal (subscription)

  2. "With a show like 'House,' and with the writers being simultaneously as creative and intelligent as they are, it has given us a real opportunity to learn about all of these obscure diseases and illnesses that we are diagnosing as the...
    on Nov 18, 2008 By: Kal Penn Source: Fresno Bee (registration)

  3. "Al's proven record in diagnostic development and commercialization will be essential to Integrated Diagnostics as we advance our diagnostics platform and develop the next generation of tools for diagnosing and preventing disease," said Dr....
    on Mar 29, 2010 By: Leroy Hood Source: MarketWatch (press release)

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