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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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Abnormal provocative physical exam maneuvers such as a Roos test or an Adson's test are consistent with thoracic outlet syndrome.
Responses to health history questionnaires and the Adson's test were used to eliminate other possible causes for TOS.
Adson's test was positive and restrictions were noted in motion palpation of the right first rib, clavicle, sternoclavicular joint, and cervicothoracic joints.