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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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This report provides a worldwide overview of the blood banking market, including estimates of facilities performing blood banking tests, as well as test volume, reagent and instrument sales forecasts for blood typing, grouping and infectious disease screening tests by country.
Similar results on major outcomes including false positives, unnecessary terminations, and DS pregnancies were observed for contingent tests and several other screening tests.
The test we do for cotinine is a screening test, just like the test for cocaine.
If you have a family history of colon cancer and/or polyps, discuss with your health care professional how often you should have these and possibly other colon cancer screening tests.
As mentioned above, examples of such screening tests are mammography, Pap smears, colonoscopy, and blood pressure measurement.
The most common screening test is the enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA), sometimes called enzyme immunoassay (EIA).
A diagnostic test for women over age 35 who have a higher-than-usual risk for genetic disorders or whose AFP or triple screening tests results were suspicious.
If you are 50 or older, the following are some of the cancer screening tests that you and your doctor should consider:
For now, prostate screening tests remain the primary tools for detecting the cancer.
The Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario currently conducts screening tests for 27 diseases for all of the approximately 135,000 babies born in Ontario each year.
Any time you do screening tests, there are more issues than just the cost of the test.