She was better off pulling a random diagnosis out of a hat.
She's learned to appreciate life and those around her, following a diagnosis of a terminal illness.
When plague is prevalent in a locality, the diagnosis is easy in fairly well-marked cases of the bubonic type, but less so in the other varieties. When it is not prevalent the diagnosis is never easy, and in pneumonic and septicaemic cases it is impossible without bacteriological assistance.
I need a diagnosis, and I need a treatment plan to combat this illness.
The last decade of the 19th century will stand out in the history of medical science as the period in which serum therapeutics and serum diagnosis had their birth.
Plague was suspected, but Dr Muller, who attended the man and had studied the disease in India, would not admit the diagnosis on clinical grounds, nor was it bacteriologically established until the 19th of October.
Living for three years after a diagnosis of dying in a month weird?
Later, as she looked down at his sleeping form, she was silently cursing the doctor because his diagnosis was correct, but for the wrong partner.
In his anatomical studies Galen had a twofold object - a philosophical, to show the wisdom of the Creator in making everything fit to serve its purpose; and a practical, to aid the diagnosis, or recognition, of disease.
The differential diagnosis is of the highest importance, but very frequently time alone will furnish a sufficient criterion.
To the value of stains in clinical diagnosis, especially in investigation of perversions of the blood in many maladies, we have already made some reference.
In 1847 he gave his first lecture at St Thomas's Hospital, on the "Aims and Philosophic Method of Pathological Research," followed a little later by lectures on general pathology in relation to the principles of diagnosis, and the treatment of disease.
They were not only a distinct and definite advance in scientific knowledge, but from them flowed many practical results of much importance in the diagnosis and treatment of disease.
Jane was not happy with the results of her medical exam, so she hoped the diagnosis would be disproven by another doctor.
Now the cellular pathology of the blood, investigated by the aid of modern staining methods, is as important as that of the solid organs; no clinical investigator - indeed, apart from research, no practitioner at this day - can dispense with examination of the blood for purposes of diagnosis; its coagulability and the kinds and the variations of the cells it contains being evidence of many def i nitely morbid states of the body.
Quite irrespective of the nature of the anatomical lesion, the finding of the diphtheria bacillus on the part affected and the inoculability of this upon a suitable fresh soil are the sole means by which the diagnosis can be made certain.
The majority are distinguished from snakes by the possession of two pairs of limbs, of external ear-openings and movable eyelids, but since in not a few of the burrowing, snake-shaped lizards these characters give way entirely, it is well-nigh impossible to find a diagnosis which should be absolutely sufficient for the distinction between lizards and snakes.
The speech so much impressed Mr. Balfour that he introduced Mr. Law into his Government as Parliamentary Secretary of the Board of Trade; and Mr. Joseph Chamberlain's Tariff Reform movement, which was started in the following year, showed how right Mr. Law was in his diagnosis of the future.
Comparative anatomists have been learning to refrain from basing the diagnosis of a species, or the description of the condition of an organ, on the evidence of a single specimen.
The Austrian stroke had failed, and worse than failed, for Napoleon III., who had been filled with alarm at this attempt to create on his flank an empire of 70,000,000, saw in Prussias attitude no more than a determination to maintain for her own ends the division and weakness of Germany; and this mistaken diagnosis of the situation determined his attitude during the crisis that followed.
It is impossible to give a satisfactory diagnosis of such intermediate forms.
The vexed question of the diagnosis of diphtheria is now a thing of the past.
It arose from the fact that as early as May 1887 the German physicians recognized the presence of cancer in the throat, but Sir Morell Mackenzie, the English specialist who was also consulted, disputed the correctness of this diagnosis, and advised that the operation for removal of the larynx, which they had recommended, should not be undertaken.
Many Jews questioned this diagnosis, and refused to see in the new anti-Semitism (q.v.) which spread over Europe in 1881 any more than a temporary reaction against the cosmopolitanism of the French Revolution.
It was, however, soon clear that Palmerston's diagnosis of the temper of the French bourgeois was correct; the clamour for war subsided; on the 4th of December the address on the Egyptian Question proposed by the government was carried, and peace was assured.
We can therefore substitute sound diagnosis for guesswork more frequently in modern than in historical problems.
The cytology of bone marrow, with the technique of blood examination, is of great assistance in the diagnosis of different pathological conditions.
Although not accurate in the conclusions reached at the time, the value of the method of diagnosis is shown by the retention in modern medicine of the name and the practice of " Hippocratic succussion."
He shows no inconsiderable knowledge of anatomy in his remarkable description of inflammation and abscess of the mediastinum in his own person, and its diagnosis from common pleuritis as well as from abscess and dropsy of the pericardium.
Diagnosis, or recognition of the disease, must have been necessarily imperfect, when no scientific nosology or system of disease existed, and the knowledge of anatomy was quite inadequate to allow of a precise determination of the seat of disease; but symptoms were no doubt observed and interpreted skilfully.
All of the symptoms hinted towards the disorder, making the doctor feel more confident in his diagnosis.
This was the doctor who stuck by her for years after her diagnosis.
They may thus afford a means of diagnosis.
The challenge is getting an accurate diagnosis.
Shortly afterwards Widal and also Griinbaum showed that the serum of patients suffering from typhoid fever, even at an early stage of the disease, agglutinated the typhoid bacillus - a fact which laid the foundation of serum diagnosis.
(Eucladocrinus and Acrocrinidae offer peculiar exceptions to this diagnosis.) Families: Platycrinidae, Hexacrinidae, Acrocrinidae.
I need a diagnosis, and I need a treatment plan.
assist in the diagnosis of your condition.
median of 4 years from diagnosis.
It seemed like hours in the emergency room before the diagnosis.
and accurate description of symptoms (Diagnosis).
But greater value lies in his generic or sub-generic divisions, which, taken as a whole, are far more natural than those of Linnaeus, and consequently capable of better diagnosis.
A diagnosis covering all the Ratitae (struthio, rhea, casuarius, dromaeus, apteryx and the allied fossils dinornis and aepyornis) would be as follows - (i) terrestrial birds without keel to the sternum, absolutely flightless; (ii) quadrate bone with a single proximal articulating knob; (iii) coracoid and scapula fused together and forming an open angle; (iv) normally without a pygostyle; (v) with an incisura ischiadica; (vi) rhamphotheca compound; (vii) without apteria or bare spaces in the plumage; (viii) with a complete copulatory organ, moved by skeletal muscles.
The discovery had, however, yet to be completed by that of auscultation, or listening to sounds produced in the chest by breathing, the movements of the heart, &c. The combination of these methods constitutes what is now known as physical diagnosis.
In the department of abdominal disease progress has been made, not only in this enormous extension of means of cure by operative methods, but also in the verification of diagnosis.
du Bois-Reymond, Robert Remak (1815-1865), Carlo Matteucci (1811-1868), Guillaume Duchenne (1806-1875), the value of electricity in medicine, greater in diagnosis perhaps than in therapeutics, was demonstrated.
We learn both from Iamblichus6 and Porphyry' that Pythagoras practised the diagnosis of the characters of candidates for pupilage before admitting them, although he seems to have discredited the current physiognomy of the schools, as he rejected Cylo, the Crotonian, on account of his professing these doctrines, and thereby was brought into some trouble.
In other species of the genus, 14 to 17 in number, the bill is mostly particoloured - green, yellow, red, chestnut, blue and black variously combining so as often to form a ready diagnosis; but some of these tints are very fleeting and often leave little or no trace after death.
Patients in whom, for purposes of diagnosis, it has been electrically excited, describe, as the initial effect of the stimulation, tingling and obscure but locally-limited sensations, referred to the part whose muscles a moment later are thrown into co-ordinate activity.
It was certainly present in August, but was not recognized until the 23rd of September, and the diagnosis was not bacteriologically confirmed until the 13th of October.
The melancholy incident illustrates several points of interest: (1) the correctness of the bacterial theory of causation, and the identity of the bacillus pestis as the cause; (2) the infectious character of the pneumonic type of disease; (3) its high fatality; (4) the difficulty of diagnosis.
When it is not prevalent the diagnosis is never easy, and in pneumonic and septicaemic cases it is impossible without bacteriological assistance.
Suspected cases should be bestowed in a special isolated building until the diagnosis is fully determined.
The minute diagnosis of these two species cannot be briefly given.
2 Linnaeus's diagnosis of his Sterna hirundo points to his having had an " arctic " tern before him; but it is certain that he did not suspect that specific appellation (already used by other writers for the " common " tern) to cover a second species.
serum diagnosis of disease.
In the case of diagnosis of congenital anomaly, there is no upper limit.
My diagnosis of prostate cancer at this time was pure serendipity and, as events turned out, most timely.
Serological test methods for the detection of anti-amoebic antibodies remain extremely useful for the diagnosis of amoebic liver abscess.
Spells with a primary diagnosis of substance abuse or eating disorder are excluded.
accurate staging diagnosis is required.
aetiologyrs etiology, epidemiology, diagnosis, and prevention and control measures.
The document outlines the causative agents of West Nile Virus, disease transmission, clinical signs and symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.
agglutination techniques in the diagnosis of DVT.
A diagnosis is made by measuring the amount of the protein albumin in the urine.
Diagnosis of E. histolytica infection Historically, light microscopy has been the method of choice to diagnose amoebiasis.
For example, conducting an anamnesis and establishing a DSM-IV diagnosis are worked with.
The diagnosis was that I had suffered a cerebral aneurysm.
The idea is to train capable school leavers in basic animal husbandry and diagnosis and treatment of the more common problems.
antigens in serum and urine are used clinically in diagnosis, prognosis and monitoring cancer.
In temporal arteritis your doctor may need to take a biopsy of a blood vessel in your scalp for diagnosis.
Consensus is not yet apparent in the diagnosis of fetal asphyxia.
Diagnosis can be confirmed by needle aspiration which shows a creatinine level equivalent to serum.
Atlas of human anatomy for clinical imaging diagnosis.
It is not the responsibility of the physician to inform the regulatory authority of the diagnosis, except in exceptional circumstances.
Provisional diagnosis was made at 3.5 years in 1985 but 3.0 years by 1995 for childhood and atypical autism.
autoantibody tests for diagnosis of coeliac disease was carried out.
autoantibodys="ex">Autoantibodies against neutrophils and monocytes: tool for diagnosis and marker of disease activity in Wegener's granulomatosis.
An HIV diagnosis can unleash an avalanche of emotions: fear, rage, guilt or despair could appear singly or together.
Diagnosis is usually made with barium X-rays (taken after the patient swallows barium liquid to show up the inside of the intestine ).
Uncertainty of diagnosis (ie more investigations required Eg barium studies, sigmoidoscopy, etc ).
basis for diagnosis or choice of treatment.
biopsy of the small bowel lining - is required for a definite diagnosis to be made.
The last false diagnosis was a tumor which I was to have surgery to perform biopsy.
Traditionally, the diagnosis of JH has required excisional biopsy.
bourgeoisie cannot stand without this diagnosis.
branch of medicine originating from the use of X-rays for diagnosis now called Clinical Radiology.
Originally developed for medical diagnosis, its potential has recently been recognized in the totally different area of sheep breeding.
Medical investigations The best way to confirm the diagnosis is to inject the bursa with a contrast medium and x-ray it.
Diagnosis Osteoid Osteoma of the Spine Discussion The nidus may be radiolucent or may contain calcifications with variable surrounding sclerotic reaction.
Moreover, the differential diagnosis of endometriosis and peritoneal carcinomatosis can be difficult (Ref.
The diagnosis may produce a psychological catharsis which may benefit the afflicted in relation to the real fear of witchcraft.
Investigations In supporting the clinical diagnosis, laboratory testing to demonstrate mixed chimerism is important.
confirm the diagnosis, ideally early in the disease course, would be of great benefit.
Asthma diagnosis allowed use of recognized criteria or reversible airway constriction.
correct differential diagnosis is necessary before recommending any course of action.
created as a by-product of pre-implantation genetic diagnosis would be useful.
Sample groups Sample group: Chidren aged six months to sixth birthday with clinical diagnosis of acute croup, recruited from four sources.
cytogenetics in diagnosis, prognosis and management.
definite diagnosis to be made.
deformed in a way that is typical of the disease, it is an easy diagnosis.
The presence of alien limb syndrome pointed to the diagnosis of " Corticobasal degeneration " .
delays in diagnosis.
At diagnosis, the incidence of p16 homozygous and hemizygous deletion in this group was 32% and 20% respectively.
This will include: Alzheimers disease a clinically established diagnosis of Alzheimers disease (pre-senile dementia ).
The diagnosis of amyloidosis is histological, ie proof of AA amyloid deposition in biopsy material.
The diagnosis of Type I diabetes is often obvious.
Prenatal diagnosis of macrosomia in pregnancy complicated by diabetes mellitus.
diagnosis of schizophrenia.
diagnosis of epilepsy can have a huge impact on lifestyle.
diagnosis of autism.
diagnosis of dementia.
diagnosis of infarction varied between clinical impression and detailed criteria including ECG changes.
diagnosis of tuberculosis can still strike fear in individuals and can also cause stigmatization to patients and their families.
A CAT scan confirms the diagnosis of a stroke.
Around 80% of the work of histopathologists relates to cancer - usually to exclude the diagnosis.
Dr. Malcolm Law - 7 June 2006 Evaluation of molecular tests for prenatal diagnosis of chromosome abnormalities.
dual diagnosis Good Practice Guidance The Department Of Health's guidance on the delivery of services to people with dual diagnosis by statutory agencies.
For the bladder preservation, accurate staging diagnosis is required.
There are only a few centers in the UK where pre-implantation genetic diagnosis is offered.
Note: In order to obtain STA for Glucantime importation you must have a definitive diagnosis.
The " Folders " section covers a number of bioethical topics, including embryo research, stem cells, cloning, and pre-implantation diagnosis.
The Consultation document provides a comprehensive review of the main issues raised by the practice of preimplantation diagnosis.
Often the additional insight provided by an accurate process model is required in order to make an accurate fault diagnosis.
As always the correct differential diagnosis is necessary before recommending any course of action.
Recent cancer diagnosis & minor stroke have forced me to give up my stained glass business.
He has also given many seminars, advanced talks and courses, including introductory courses for medical doctors and pulse diagnosis courses.
A whole plant showing dieback was sent to CSL for diagnosis.
Computerized records were for patients with a diagnosis of AF, or who had been prescribed digoxin.
This document describes what causes calf diphtheria, clinical signs and symptoms, diagnosis, available treatments, and prevention and control measures.
Should urine dipsticks be used in the diagnosis of urinary tract infection?
Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) has great potential for preventing inherited genetic diseases.
dual diagnosis Lead for their area.
dyslexia diagnosis can be arranged for those receiving support who may be dyslexic.
The accuracy of fetal echocardiography in the diagnosis of congenital heart disease.
The diagnosis is best confirmed with two-dimensional echocardiography or cardiac MRI.
The authors report an atypical case where the diagnosis was revealed by contrast echocardiography that demonstrated marked intrapulmonary shunting.
The diagnosis is confirmed by a particular blood test, called a serum electrophoresis test, which identifies the abnormal antibody.
In two patients from southern Viet Nam, the clinical diagnosis was acute encephalitis; neither patient had respiratory symptoms at presentation.
The diagnosis of an abnormal uterine cavity included a thickened endometrium, and/or a endometrial mass, and/or a submucosal mass.
Progress A diagnosis of partial large bowel obstruction was made and the patient treated with stimulant laxatives and phosphate enemas.
The diagnosis of chronic radiation enteritis may be difficult to make.
epigastric symptoms, the deputy made a diagnosis of antibiotic-induced gastritis.
epileptic in origin and a single isolated seizure should not result in a diagnosis of epilepsy.
etiology of these tumors remains unknown, great advances have been made in their diagnosis and treatment.
Most of the descriptions cover etiology, clinical signs, and diagnosis.
Describes care and problems, and includes the etiology, clinical course, differential diagnosis and management of patients.
exaggerateot exaggerating for effect, instead he's giving us an accurate diagnosis.
fibroblast culture, which can be used for prenatal diagnosis.
The diagnosis of fibrous dysplasia and ossifying fibroma is made on a combination of clinical, radiological and pathological criteria.
Also went for physical therapy for many years prior to actual diagnosis - thought to have fibromyalgia.
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and/or fibromyalgia as a variation of antiphospholipid antibody syndrome: an explanatory model and approach to laboratory diagnosis.
Scabies should be considered in the differential diagnosis of any itchy rash affecting the flexures.
In view of Master X's previous prescription for Amoxil and his presenting epigastric symptoms, the deputy made a diagnosis of antibiotic-induced gastritis.
geriatrician with an interest in Parkinson's to confirm the diagnosis and discuss treatment options.
Diagnosis Thrombosis of the aorta and aortic graft Renal infarction Discussion The more distal images demonstrated the nature of his previous surgery.
Procedure for epidural blood patch Indications Clinical diagnosis of post dural puncture headache.
The morphology and location of helminth eggs are a valuable aid to the diagnosis of specific helminth eggs are a valuable aid to the diagnosis of specific helminth diseases.
The morphology and location of helminth eggs are a valuable aid to the diagnosis of specific helminth diseases.
Usually, on diagnosis, high doses of the drug heparin are injected.
In all cases, diagnosis was confirmed by histopathology.
Diagnosis is based on haemagglutination tests or negative staining electron microscopy on liver homogenates.
Symptoms that may indicate the diagnosis include unexplained severe pain that increases rapidly over time associated with systemic toxicity including hypotension.
Diagnosis of secondary hypothyroidism can be done by measuring cTSH at zero and 30 minutes post TRH stimulation.
Freud's diagnosis of conversion hysteria, for example, was common at the turn of the century.
incorrect psychiatric diagnosis is made.
Diagnosis: A dye injected into the blood allows the flow through coronary arteries to be viewed by x-ray.
Methodological innovations have been added to the officially ' legitimate ' repertoire of poverty assessment tools, yet the diagnosis still looks faulty.
inoperable adenocarcinoma of the lung survive more than 5 years following diagnosis.
Its onset is often insidious, leading to delays in diagnosis.
This severe, prolonged jaundice is usually the feature that leads to the diagnosis.
lacrimal sac confirms the diagnosis.
canine leishmaniasis - clinical diagnosis Leishmaniasis cannot be diagnosed on clinical signs alone for the following reasons: Dogs examined may be apparently healthy.
leptospirosis infections are, diagnosis, and available treatments.
Diagnosis of the cause of raised plasma lipid levels will enable appropriate decisions to be taken with regard to management.
A diagnosis of mobile submucosal colonic lipoma was made.
It describes symptoms, diagnosis, preventative measures and action to be taken in case of a suspected outbreak.
The first session dealt with general aspects of plant pathogen diagnosis.
He emphasized that the diagnosis of stroke patients was often wrong and that early intervention and rehabilitation can make a significant difference to outcome.
peptic ulcer diagnosis is of both symptomatic and economic benefit.
physical therapy for many years prior to actual diagnosis - thought to have fibromyalgia.
An e mail received from the casualty's friend confirmed the team diagnosis and noted that the ankle required plating and external fixation.
Sherman described a set of criteria for the diagnosis of pathological synovial plicae.
Mortality rates in patients aged less than 65 years with a primary diagnosis of community acquired pneumonia.
Diagnosis To diagnose pneumonia, your doctor will ask you questions about your illness.
However, people with PPS symptoms and a history of non-paralytic polio have great difficulty receiving a diagnosis of PPS.
The skin biopsy appearances are often indistinguishable from other forms of cutaneous porphyria and hence its limited value in the diagnosis of PCT.
prenatal diagnosis might be requested.
preoperative diagnosis of this lesion is difficult.
presumptive diagnosis of PMR?
Consequently the guiding principals of supported self diagnosis and rehabilitation are lost.
problem identification, onto diagnosis and risk assessment.
For proper diagnosis of a potentially serious condition please consult a health professional.
shrinking the prostate brought benefits like reducing the diagnosis of benign prostatic hyperplasia, and urinary retention and need for surgery.
The ratio of free to total serum prostate specific antigen and its use in differential diagnosis of prostate carcinoma in Japan.
The test is not a diagnosis of the disease psittacosis, it detects the organism Chlamydophila psittaci.
The initial diagnosis of precocious puberty hit us hard, feelings of guilt, " why did we not do anything earlier?
Differential diagnosis of multiple lesions includes: Warts Lichen planus - an inflammatory pruritic disease characterized by distinctive, usually purplish papules.
pylorush test diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori in peptic ulcer disease: a non-invasive primary care option.
radiographs in the diagnosis of abdominal pain.
radiology in the diagnosis of small bowel obstruction.
only randomized controlled trials of LLLT for the treatment of patients with a clinical diagnosis of RA or OA were eligible.
The dentist took an x-ray, made an immediate diagnosis, and told him he needed a root canal.
A diagnosis of splenic rupture should be considered in patients reporting left upper abdominal pain or shoulder tip pain.
A sticky, watery eye with positive regurgitation on pressure over the lacrimal sac confirms the diagnosis.
However in my new place of work they continue to use normal saline for all patients regardless of the diagnosis.
Diagnosis and treatment A doctor can often diagnose scabies by giving you a physical examination and taking your medical history.
scalp EEG changes are non-specific and the diagnosis is very much clinical in nature.
scanner solely dedicated to the diagnosis of epilepsy.
The finding of schistosome ova in this patient's colonic biopsies lead to an initial diagnosis of chronic schistosomiasis being considered.
scintigraphy with lemon juice stimulation is useful for the detection and diagnosis of Warthin's tumor.
Back to top Clinical diagnosis The evolution in time of frontal lobe seizures.
plasma selenium level before diagnosis and the risk of prostate cancer development.
Diagnosis is generally confirmed by serological testing but this requires testing of both acute and convalescent sera.
Confirmation of a diagnosis of BVD in acute cases depends upon demonstrating seroconversion in paired serum samples.
For Norwegian GPs, a putative diagnosis of acute sinusitis is likely to be correct 63% of the time.
Sample groups Women with a first diagnosis of a midly dyskaryotic smear or two consecutive borderline smears.
The main problem raised by these tumors is confounding infection which may lead to late diagnosis or an error in tumor staging.
Whilst diagnosis is simple, replacing a stator does mean removal of the engine and rear crankcase cover.
Development of computerized tomography (CT) that radically changes early diagnosis of ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke.
Catatonic schizophrenia or depressive stupor have been suggested as a likely diagnosis.
Neurological surgery is concerned with the diagnosis and treatment, usually surgical, of disorders involving the brain and nervous system.
Standard endoscopic surveillance to date has not been always accurate in the diagnosis of rejection.
Diagnosis of scrotal swellings To determine the nature of a scrotal swelling four aspects need to be assessed.
Fitzpatrick A, Sutton R. Tilting toward a Diagnosis in Recurrent unexplained syncope.
Term life policies are generally tax-free and may even allow for a partial payout upon diagnosis of a terminal disease.
The size of the removed specimen was 13.5 x 8.5 x 7.5 cm, and weight 530 g. The pathological diagnosis was immature teratoma.
In cases with severe thrombocytopenia, a diagnosis of AITP is likely to be made.
Dixon RM and Mooney CT (1999) Evaluation of serum free thyroxine and thyrotropin concentrations in the diagnosis of canine hypothyroidism.
transcultural nursing and dual diagnosis.
ultrasonography in the diagnosis of temporal arteritis.
urate in the blood can help to make the diagnosis of gout.
This document describes what equine recurrent uveitis and leptospirosis infections are, diagnosis, and available treatments.
varixt revealed varices in the lower part of her esophagus which would fit in with a diagnosis of primary biliary cirrhosis.
Diagnosis Persistant left sided superior vena cava, with absence of the right superior vena cava.
In these situations the patient will have been artificially ventilated to enable a full diagnosis to take place.
Treatment: depends on cause, so veterinary diagnosis essential.
The diagnosis of sigmoid volvulus in our patient was confirmed at surgery.
Dr. Mistry said that an erroneous diagnosis of Type 2 in a baby who is really Type 3 may lead to wrongly withholding treatment.
work-up of patients, students will learn the skills of client communication, history taking and diagnosis.
The condition of the urine is of the utmost importance, as it is often a clue to the diagnosis, and in surgical cases may be the first warning that absorption is occurring to an undue degree.
Still the practice introduced by him of assigning to each species, a diagnosis by which it ought in theory to be distinguishable from any other known species, and of naming it by two words - the first being the generic and the second the specific term, was so manifest an improvement upon anything which had previously obtained that the Linnaean method of differentiation and nomenclature established itself before long in spite of all opposition, and in principle became almost universally adopted.
The rapid diagnosis of diphtheria, by recognizing its bacillus, has enabled the practitioner of medicine to commence the treatment early, and it has also enabled the medical officer of health to step in and insist on the isolation of affected persons before the disease has had time to spread.
The earliest cases, according to retrospective inquiry, occurred in June 1899; suspicions were aroused in July, but the diagnosis was not established until August.
When plague is prevalent in a locality, the diagnosis is easy in fairly well-marked cases of the bubonic type, but less so in the other varieties.
Stern H J. A Simple Method for the Early Diagnosis of Abnormality of the Pupillary Reaction.
Breath test diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori in peptic ulcer disease: a non-invasive primary care option.
Evaluation of plain abdominal radiographs in the diagnosis of abdominal pain.
The role of radiology in the diagnosis of small bowel obstruction.
Only randomized controlled trials of LLLT for the treatment of patients with a clinical diagnosis of RA or OA were eligible.
Prompt diagnosis and treatment can prevent long-term growth retardation in affected children, although it does not restore hearing.
Possible use in rapid diagnosis of endocrine disorders and side effects of retinoid therapy are being studied.
EEG can be helpful, but often the scalp EEG changes are non-specific and the diagnosis is very much clinical in nature.
NSE has the only MRI scanner solely dedicated to the diagnosis of epilepsy.
The finding of schistosome ova in this patient 's colonic biopsies lead to an initial diagnosis of chronic Schistosomiasis being considered.
Our study concludes that Tc-99m pertechnetate scintigraphy with lemon juice stimulation is useful for the detection and diagnosis of Warthin 's tumor.
Plasma selenium level before diagnosis and the risk of prostate cancer development.
According to the diagnosis she had suffered from viral attack on the Spinal cord at the level of D4 to D7.
Asbestosis diagnosis Diagnosis involves the doctor listening with a stethoscope placed over the lungs to listen for abnormal sounds called crackles.
Diagnosis Diagnosis is based upon the typical location and appearance of the swellings in the interdigital skin.
Fitzpatrick A, Sutton R. Tilting toward a Diagnosis in Recurrent unexplained Syncope.
Diagnosis is typically based on a blood test, which looks for the presence of syphilis antibodies in the blood.
Research-active staff contribute expertise to the curriculum, especially in the areas of transcultural nursing and dual diagnosis.
The diagnosis of trypanosome infections: applications of novel technology for reducing disease risk.
Skin manifestations facilitate the diagnosis of genetic disease - well known examples include neurofibromatosis and tuberose sclerosis but there are many others.
Color duplex ultrasonography in the diagnosis of temporal arteritis.
The level of urate in the blood can help to make the diagnosis of gout.
That revealed varices in the lower part of her esophagus which would fit in with a diagnosis of primary biliary cirrhosis.
In this age group, young enough to make the diagnosis of COPD unlikely, the principal cause of wheeze with breathlessness is asthma.
By being involved in the examination and work-up of patients, students will learn the skills of client communication, history taking and diagnosis.
There are many small nuances in infant development that can go unnoticed, and an early diagnosis will lead to faster and often more effective treatment.
You may be tempted to make a new diagnosis and treat it with an over-the-counter medication, but don't!
The symptoms require more than mere observation in order for proper diagnosis.
Diagnosis is complicated because other breathing conditions have similar symptoms.
After my diagnosis, my view of the world changed.
In cases of severe diaper rash, parents should get a diagnosis and treatment plan from their baby's pediatrician.
When a diagnosis of SIDS has been applied to a baby's death, it simply means that the child died from an unknown cause.
Please let us know what diagnosis you vet finally comes up with.
Your vet could take a skin scraping for this diagnosis.
It has so many varied symptoms that the diagnosis is easily missed until it all adds up.
Needless to say, you'll have to pursue a diagnosis with your vet in order to establish the exact cause and try to curb the hair loss.
I can't give you a diagnosis for your cat, but I highly encourage you to take him to the vet.
Your best bet is to take your feline to the vet and get a complete diagnosis to see if this is an infection or if the swelling is being caused by something else.
The diagnosis is further impaired by the fact that the organisms cycle in a matter of hours so the number of cells changes.
This is truly no easy feat, and most vets will need to perform a thorough examination and a few lab tests before a correct diagnosis can be reached.
Your veterinarian can make an accurate diagnosis of what is causing blood in the stool.
Feline distemper symptoms vary widely, so it is important to take a sick cat to the vet immediately for the correct diagnosis.
There are several ways that your cat might be treated, depending on the diagnosis.
This test must be sent out to a lab for diagnosis.
Receiving this diagnosis can be frightening as well as heartbreaking for cat owners.
Most cats are diagnosed with FIP by the evaluation and presumptive diagnosis of the vet.
Doing these things will minimize the potential for your pet to contract FIP.It is always a good idea to contact your veterinarian for diagnosis at the earliest sign of illness.
A diagnosis is confirmed through antibody tests, and breeders can be asked by clients to provide test results before a kitten is placed in a new home.
If the diagnosis is FHV, your vet may start supportive care.
This viral disease can take many forms and complicate an early diagnosis, but it basically causes immune suppression.
The IFA test looks specifically at the white blood cells for the antigen and therefore gives a more definitive diagnosis of the disease.
Have her condition treated by a veterinarian in order to reach the correct diagnosis and treatment.
In fact, your vet will check for more symptoms beyond the vomiting in order to make an accurate diagnosis and determine whether this is just a simple case of vomiting or if the vomiting is just a symptom of a more serious illness.
If you believe you've been infected with herpes, please see your doctor for diagnosis and treatment information.
If you're not sure whether or not you have a yeast infection, please see a doctor for the proper diagnosis.
The sensible course of action is to use a combination of conventional medicine and consult a doctor with any questions or symptoms for a proper diagnosis.
Remember that only a physician can diagnose an illness, so please make an appointment and consult with your doctor for a proper diagnosis.
Their highly skilled makeup artists provide skin spa diagnosis, makeup techniques and brow design.
The endodontist is a dentist who focuses on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of the disorders involving the interior of the tooth.
A psychologist will be able to do psychological testing to find a definitive diagnosis of anxiety or panic disorder.
Only a physician can differentiate a heart attack from a less serious cause of chest pain, and the chances of surviving a heart attack increase with prompt diagnosis and treatment.
The existing tests at the time failed to differentiate between the symptoms of anxiety and depression in a way that was adequate for proper diagnosis and treatment.
The presence of some of these symptoms may not necessarily merit a diagnosis of GAD.
A licensed mental health provider or physician should render the diagnosis and design a comprehensive therapy regiment to relieve the patient from the excessive anxiety.
To qualify for a GAD diagnosis, this excessive worry must be present for six months or more.
To qualify for a GAD diagnosis, three of the six symptoms listed above must be present for at least six months.
Diagnosis criteria for children is different from diagnosis criteria for adults, so a child may receive a GAD diagnosis with only one of the above symptoms present.
Diagnosis of generalized anxiety disorder typically results in prescription medication along with psychotherapy.
To receive the official diagnosis of generalized anxiety disorder, the person must have had the severe anxiety symptoms for at least six months.
A licensed physician or therapist can make the diagnosis of chronic anxiety symptoms.
This person will be able to accurately assess your symptoms and come up with a diagnosis and treatment plan for your recovery.
Getting a proper diagnosis can help you find the right treatment for anxiety disorders and other conditions that may be present.
Often it is the intensity of the teen years that brings a diagnosis to the surface.
The next few days involved a series of doctor's appointments where the diagnosis became worse and worse.
If you get your doctor's diagnosis, it may be enough to make you quit hiding from what you are afraid of.
A depression test is not intended to provide an official diagnosis or act as a substitute for proper medical treatment.
A psychiatrist is a medical doctor who specializes in treatment and diagnosis of mental illness.
The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders Fifth Edition (DSM-V) does not include compulsive lying as a unique disorder or diagnosis.
However, since these traits can indicate a variety of other problems as well, it is important to obtain a proper diagnosis from a qualified medical professional.
While the Beck Depression Inventory is one of the most widely used inventories for measuring symptoms of depression, there are both pros and cons to this method of diagnosis.
If a moderate-to-severe score is calculated, further tests and assessments are necessary before a doctor would come to an absolute diagnosis.
SAD was once thought to be a figment of an individual's imagination but what research now tells us is that SAD is a real disorder that has an actual clinical diagnosis.
Reading about the following types of depression may help you understand your diagnosis or figure out which kind of depression you may be suffering from.
People might receive a diagnosis of manic depression or bipolar disorder if they cycle between depression and mania.
Not many individuals receive this diagnosis because the symptoms associated with unspecified depression are unclear.
Many people may throw the diagnosis of lying disorder around but in actuality, it doesn't exist.
Many of the signs and symptoms listed can also be signs of other illness, so be sure to consult a trained professional for a complete evaluation and proper diagnosis.
The announcement came just as rumors of his failing health due to a cancer diagnosis began surfacing.
Though there is no one test to determine whether a person has Kawasaki disease, doctors generally make the diagnosis by evaluating the patient and ruling out other diseases such as the measles and Scarlet fever.
In March of 2008, doctors handed down the veteran actor a grim diagnosis of pancreatic cancer, one of the most deadly forms of the disease.
A few years after her cancer diagnosis, Fawcett announced that she was cancer free, only for the disease to reappear a short time later.
After receiving his diagnosis, doctors told Swayze he had less than two years to live before succumbing to the disease.
Some reports read that Swayze continued to smoke after receiving his cancer diagnosis.
Medical experts have commented numerous times on Swayze's form of pancreatic cancer, stating that of those who have received the same diagnosis as Swayze's, only one percent survives past five years.
Shortly after his diagnosis, Hopper sought treatment at the University of Southern California.
The Easy Rider actor has not yet spoken out about his prognosis nor have his reps confirmed the deadly diagnosis.
In 2011, Zeta-Jones made her diagnosis of bipolar II disorder public.
Because diagnosis is not typically made until adult worms have become prevalent, treatment usually involves hospitalization.
This will provide some direction for your vet as he searches for a diagnosis, and a possible course of action for restoring your pet to health.
This can save critical time during a severe illness where a fast diagnosis may be necessary in order to save your pet's life.
The average pet owner simply doesn't have the necessary skills and knowledge of veterinary medicine to make a creditable diagnosis for every sick dog symptom.
Even if an owner does make a correct diagnosis, there are questions about proper dosage and duration of treatment to effectively route the illness.
There's simply no way to know how to treat them without an accurate diagnosis.
Only your vet can make a diagnosis about your dog's hearing, but don't be too discouraged if your dog has permanent hearing loss.
I'm curious to know what your dog's actual diagnosis was.
Seems excessive to me no matter what the diagnosis was.
I think your best course of action would be to let your vet take a look at your dog's skin lesions in order to get an exact diagnosis.
I am not qualified to make a diagnosis, but the combination of these symptoms could mean the dogs have anything from a bad case of worms to a virus.
In the case of the vomiting, it does indeed sound like your vet went with the diagnosis that required the least investigation.
You're free to start over with yet another vet, or you can make one last attempt to get some cooperation from your current vet before you spend more money on a diagnosis, considering the work that has already been done.
You will want to know about canine congestive heart failure (CHF) treatments if your dog has received that diagnosis.
The diagnosis of parvo in puppies can devastate an owner or breeder.
If you suspect any of these problems, consult an expert for diagnosis and treatment.
In the event that there is a treatable problem, early diagnosis is a key to success.
Be completely honest with your physician, as withholding information can prevent a proper diagnosis and treatment plan.
Another important aspect of Alzheimer's info is the diagnosis.
If your loved one is showing symptoms of the disease, make an appointment with a doctor for a definitive diagnosis.
However, the form itself it is not a formal tool for diagnosis.
A visit with a licensed physician or mental health professional is needed for an accurate diagnosis and treatment of depression.
If you are concerned about your own memory lapses or those of a loved one, it is best to visit your doctor for a correct diagnosis.
If you experience these symptoms, you should consult a physician for diagnosis and treatment.
The important thing to remember is that the only definitive diagnosis is from a sleep test administered by a sleep specialist.
Patients with sleep apnea will undergo two to three sleep studies during the course of their diagnosis and subsequent treatment options.
If you or someone you love suspects that they have a sleep disorder, you should seek medical and professional help for an accurate diagnosis.
An ENT specialist can determine the specific physical causes of the snore, making diagnosis easier.
Based on the results of the sleep study, Dr. Feldman will make a diagnosis and work with the patient to establish the best course of action.
This sleep center contains the only sleep clinic with an accreditation from the American Sleep Academy.The first step in diagnosis is an overnight sleep test.
New Jersey sleep apnea patients have several options for professional sleep disorder diagnosis and various types of treatment.
The specialist, usually a board-certified internist with specialized training in sleep disorders, can provide the additional diagnosis and evaluation needed.
The Center for Sleep Medicine at Capital Health is the largest sleep center in Mercer and Bucks counties and has been providing sleep disorder diagnosis and treatment for over twenty years.
The Center is staffed with board-certified experts who specialize in the diagnosis, sleep evaluation and individualized treatment of sleep disorders.
Part of the diagnosis could include sleep testing in one of the Center's four sleep study rooms.
All rooms are monitored by skilled technicians who can provide the patient's sleep physician with the information they need to make a sleep disorder diagnosis and to recommend a treatment program.
With so many New Jersey sleep apnea diagnosis and treatment options you don't need to just "settle" on a sleep doctor or sleep center.
Your ability to trust your doctor and feel comfortable with their diagnosis will be instrumental in your willingness to follow the treatment which is recommended.
Doctors will need to diagnosis your condition carefully.
It is important to make the diagnosis of OSA, but it often gets overlooked.
Patients may not want to go through the hassle of participating in a sleep study, which is necessary for proper diagnosis of OSA.
Patients and their health care providers should work together to make the diagnosis because there are good treatments to manage this condition, and some of the complications may be avoided.
If you or someone you love suspect that you have a sleep problem, contact a physician for a diagnosis and treatment so that you can start sleeping again.
Before surgery is considered, each patient should be evaluated to confirm the diagnosis of sleep apnea and to measure the severity of the case.
Since the center is part of a medical school, the focus is not only on patient diagnosis and treatment, but also on researching new treatments and diagnostic tests for sleep disorders.
Finding the right approach involves determining the conditions that lead to restlessness, as well as proper diagnosis.
Doctors must first formally diagnosis individuals with restless leg syndrome prior to making a decision of how to treat it.
The approach that is appropriate for your specific needs depends heavily on proper diagnosis.
Diagnosis requires a sleep study and a physician who knows what questions to ask.
Following the sleep study, the specialist will study your results and then provide you with a diagnosis and a recommendation.
Based on the results of the sleep study, Dr. Feldman will make a diagnosis and work with the patient to establish the best course of treatment.
After meeting with a physician at the Center, each patient is given an overnight sleep study to compile additional data for the initial diagnosis.
The first step for in solving a sleep apnea problem is an accurate diagnosis and customized treatment.
Chesapeake Neurology Associates offers the equipment and the expertise necessary for proper diagnosis and treatment.
Proper diagnosis for obstructive or central sleep apnea begins with recognizing the signs that a problem exists.
Depending on your diagnosis and the severity of your sleep apnea, your medical insurance may not cover the cost of the procedure.
The facility offers a full range of services, including diagnosis and treatment for various sleep disorders.
Located on the campus of Baylor University Medical Center, Sleep Centers of Texas focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders.
The Sleep Disorders Center is a comprehensive center devoted to the diagnosis and treatment of all sleep disorders.
The Center provides a diagnosis, treatment and follow-up visits.
The in house sleep facility allows a wide range of diagnostic measurements for proper diagnosis.
With a little research you can quickly locate the specialist or sleep center you need for diagnosis, treatment or information.
Your doctor may refer you to a sleep specialist or sleep center where you can undergo additional diagnosis and receive customized testing.
Diagnosis is the most difficult part of treating a sleep disorder.