Definition of 'diagnosis'
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They would also get that diagnosis sooner. Times, Sunday Times (2017)So the true diagnosis may only become apparent over time. The Sun (2016)This is also a major barrier for the early diagnosis of mouth cancer. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Proper psychiatric diagnosis needs rather more than this. The Sun (2016)Four years ago she received a cancer diagnosis, but continued to climb. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The charity says that men's reluctance to seek diagnosis and treatment is a major factor. Times, Sunday Times (2016)To get a definite diagnosis, your mum will need a more detailed assessment. The Sun (2016)About a quarter of patients only receive a diagnosis when symptoms are so bad that they go to A&E. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Waiting times for treatment in emergency departments, for the diagnosis and treatment of cancer and for surgery are lengthening. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Your doctor can confirm this diagnosis and arrange suitable treatment. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Yet getting a diagnosis can be as exhausting as the condition itself. Times, Sunday Times (2010)My early diagnosis meant my prognosis was good. The Sun (2016)They have been given the wrong diagnosis or had inconclusive tests. The Sun (2016)These are not likely to be a problem of diagnosis or treatment. MANAGING FOR RESULTS (1986)They are likely to receive a diagnosis that carries strong negative connotations. Trauma and Recovery (1992)This makes diagnosis much more difficult in the younger age group. M. E. Post-Viral Fatigue Syndrome - How To Live With It (1989)This is less serious but see a doc pronto to confirm the diagnosis and get treatment. The Sun (2015)When people have a diagnosis they can get practical care and they can plan for the future. Times, Sunday Times (2011) Early diagnosis is vital for the treatment of some cancers. Times, Sunday Times (2010)So we might get the diagnosis wrong. The Sun (2008)That is obviously going to be valuable when we look towards diagnosis and treatment. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Life before the diagnosis was extremely difficult. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We need a clear diagnosis of the problems we face and the courage to deal with them decisively. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Patients with earlier diagnosis may appear to survive longer, because of the earlier countdown. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Essentially, faster testing and diagnosis mean many patients can be speedily patched up and sent home. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It was during filming that the 56-year-old received his diagnosis. Times, Sunday Times (2008)When facing a cancer diagnosis, you may want to opt for all the help you can get. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The eye may appear completely normal on examination and the diagnosis can only be confirmed using a blood test and a biopsy of the artery. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Further tests confirmed the diagnosis. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But the understanding a diagnosis brings and the support it can help you access can make all the difference in the long-term. The Sun (2016)Band 1 includes an examination, diagnosis and advice. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Translations for 'diagnosis'
British English: diagnosis /ˌdaɪəɡˈnəʊsɪs/ NOUN
Diagnosis is identifying what is wrong with someone who is ill or with something that is not working properly.
The doctor made his diagnosis.
- American English: diagnosis
- Arabic: تَشْخِيص
- Brazilian Portuguese: diagnóstico
- Chinese: 诊断
- Croatian: dijagnoza
- Czech: diagnóza
- Danish: diagnose
- Dutch: diagnose
- European Spanish: diagnóstico
- Finnish: diagnoosi
- French: diagnostic
- German: Diagnose
- Greek: διάγνωση
- Italian: diagnosi
- Japanese: 診断
- Korean: 진단
- Norwegian: diagnose
- Polish: diagnoza
- European Portuguese: diagnóstico
- Romanian: diagnostic
- Russian: диагноз
- Spanish: diagnóstico
- Swedish: diagnos
- Thai: การวินิจฉัยโรค
- Turkish: tanı
- Ukrainian: діагноз
- Vietnamese: sự chẩn đoán
Definition of diagnosis from the Collins English Dictionary
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