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screening test

n
(Medicine) a simple test performed on a large number of people to identify those who have or are likely to develop a specified disease
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PESHAWAR -- Hamza Foundation Welfare Hospital here on Friday launched screening test drive for pregnant women of thalassemia affected families diagnosing the disease among 72 unborn children.
She made the announcement during her visit to anti-hepatitis free screening test at Mian Munshi Hospital on Saturday, according to a handout.
A TOTAL of 65% of Irish adults have never undergone a cancer screening test but 76% are interested in taking one.
They found that, the earlier the patients' appointments were in the day, the more likely their doctors were to order a screening test. For example, during 8:00 a.m.
The Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW) plans to amend the Physicians Act by implementing a screening test and lowering the quota for dental clinical practicums for foreign diploma holders, which may affect students' decisions to study medicine or dentistry abroad, UDN reported.
Investigating other factors that may affect screening test results will nevertheless contribute to the improvement of screening programs.
Of all the blood tests your dog will have over the course of his lifetime, one that should always be done annually is the screening test for evidence of heartworm, Lyme disease, anaplasmosis, and ehrlichiosis.
To another query, he said no action has been taken against the paper-setting team responsible for adding two wrong questions in the screening test for CCE 2018.
"It is the most effective screening test available -- it's simple, safe and efficient, and if polyps are detected, they can be removed in the same session," says Dr Tharakan.
Recently, Sindh Public Service Commission announced the result of screening test of Combined Competitive Examination (CCE-2018).
However, the sister institution of SPSC like PPSC conducts (CCE) every year without any screening test. According to reports, more than 0.25 billion appear for papers every year under PPSC-conducted PMS.