Sentence Examples


  • As of 2004 there was no one test or group of tests that can reliably diagnose DIC because it is a clinical event that occurs without warning, arising from another event such as surgery, childbirth, snakebite, and certain disease conditions.
  • A medical professional can diagnose an anxiety disorder by cataloging symptoms, and typically at least four separate symptoms - either physical or emotional - need to regularly occur in order to conclude that anxiety attacks are present.
  • Pulmonary function tests help a doctor to diagnose respiratory diseases and disorders such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and emphysema, and mechanical injury by measuring the degree of lung impairment.
  • While there are over-the-counter products that can help you find out if you have a yeast infection (which could cause the vaginal discharge you are experiencing), you shouldn't make the mistake of trying to diagnose yourself.
  • Unless the case is occurring in a person known to have been exposed to or in the midst of an epidemic of meningococcal disease, there may be no specific symptoms or signs found that help the doctor diagnose the problem.