NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,389 terms related to cancer and medicine.

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