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test

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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Since the introduction of direct immunofluorescence, the lupus band test has become an important tool for the diagnosis of cutaneous lupus erythematosus.
These recent reports and our lower results are due to the strict diagnostic criteria adopted for lupus band test.
When a biopsy specimen of clinically typical lesions of lupus panniculitis is not suggestive, the positive lupus band test along the dermoepidermal junction supports a diagnosis of lupus panniculitis.