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noun analysis, audit, check, checkup, effort, examination, experience, experiment, exploration, inquest, inquiry, inquisition, inspection, interrogation, observation, questioning, quiz, research, scrutiny, search, study, survey, trial, try, tryout
Associated concepts: blood test, clear and present danger test, compelling state interest test, prudent man test, right from wrong test, substantial evidence test
See also: attempt, canon, check, criterion, endeavor, experiment, indagation, inquiry, poll, question, research, survey, trial, try, venture

TEST. Something by which to ascertain the truth respecting another thing. 7 Penn. St. Rep. 428; 6 Whart. 284. Vide Religious Test.

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Evaluation of the World Health Organization standard tourniquet test and a modified tourniquet test in the diagnosis of dengue infection in Vietnam.
Results: Diagnostic accuracy of tourniquet test for diagnosis of dengue infection in patients with clinically suspected dengue fever, keeping dengue IgM/IgG as gold standard showed 26.
22,23 Tourniquet test is recommended for the detection of disease and helps in the early management of DF8 and it was noted that majority of the physicians were performing this test as routine.
In a study conducted by Kittigul and colleagues, 300 suspected cases of dengue were diagnosed by screening clinical criteria, fever with positive tourniquet test and leucopenia or, thrombocytopenia or haemoconcenteration in which 286 cases (95.
During the brachial artery tourniquet test, an ultrasound probe is placed over the brachial artery, just below the elbow.
We hypothesised that combining tourniquet test with percussion test (Tinel's Test) increases the specificity and sensitivity of diagnosis of carpal tunnel.
with only positive tourniquet test or###: HCT [greater than or equal to]20%
Tourniquet test (TT) is recommended as a screening tool for dengue infection.
Low proportion of positive tourniquet test in our patients may be due to the darker skin color or due to the different strain of dengue virus affecting the Indian subcontinent.
age) selected laboratory results 1 (27 y) Clinical: fever, abdominal pain, diarrhea Serum: AST 58 IU/mL, ALT 69 IU/mL 2 (7 mo) Clinical: fever, abdominal pain, melena, petechiae, positive tourniquet test Serum: platelets 311,000/[mm.