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di·ag·nose

 (dī′əg-nōs′, -nōz′)
v. di·ag·nosed, di·ag·nos·ing, di·ag·nos·es
v.tr.
1. To distinguish or identify (a disease, for example) by diagnosis.
2. To identify (a person) as having a particular disease or condition by means of a diagnosis.
3. To analyze the nature or cause of: diagnose the reasons for an economic downturn.
v.intr.
To make a diagnosis.

[Back-formation from diagnosis.]

di′ag·nos′a·ble adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.diagnosable - capable of being diagnosed
identifiable - capable of being identified
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Data shows that around three children in every class have a diagnosable mental health disorder.
So many rare childhood disorders are diagnosable today, but most children with a diagnosable disorder are not being diagnosed because the tools, information and specialized expertise doctors need are difficult to find," said Patrice Milos, PhD, Claritas Genomics president and CEO.
According to mental health charity Young Minds three children in every classroom have a diagnosable mental health disorder, while one in 12 deliberately harm themselves, resulting in 25,000 being hospitalised every year.
Fifty percent of Americans will meet the criteria for a diagnosable mental health condition sometime in their life, and half of those people will develop conditions by the age of 14," according to Mental Health America (MHA).
Figures show that one in 10 children - equivalent to three in every classroom - have a diagnosable mental health disorder, Mrs Morgan said, insisting that there "must be no trade-off between learning about mental health and academic success.
About one in 10 children aged five to 16 suffer from a diagnosable mental health disorder - the equivalent of three children in every class.
That is despite one in 10 youngsters having a diagnosable mental health issue.
Lyn Cole, Big Lottery Fund deputy director for England, said: "We know that around three young people in every classroom suffer from a clinically diagnosable mental health disorder and this is a desperately sad situation.
Currently, there is no single test and the disease sets in and is well on its tragic course before the first truly diagnosable symptoms arise.
Although anxiety is a natural human emotion, the more worried people feel, the more they are likely to be tipped over into diagnosable anxiety disorders, such as panic, phobias and obsessive behaviours.
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