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Diagnostic Procedure


diagnostic procedure

A type of test used to help diagnose a disease or condition. Mammograms and colonoscopies are examples of diagnostic procedures. Also called diagnostic test.

Last updated: 2014-02-26

Source: The National Cancer Institute's Dictionary of Cancer Terms (