Skip to Content
 

VICC toll-free number 1-877-936-8422

Diagnostic Procedure

Glossary

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: 2016-01-06

Source: The National Cancer Institute's Dictionary of Cancer Terms (http://www.cancer.gov/dictionary)