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diagnostic test

[‚dī·əg′näs·tik ′test]
(computer science)
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The Katusha rider said in Gazzetta dello Sport he sought help for addiction to sleeping pills after his positive test for cocaine.
All five of the positive tests for the 2012-13 season were recorded at National League level and below and their cases have already been made public.
The most caught taking drugs were in the Royal Logistics Corp where there were 49 positive tests.
The 28-year-old is waiting to learn whether CAS will overturn a Spanish cycling federation decision to clear him of any wrongdoing following a positive test for clenbuterol at the 2010 Tour.
Of the 33 laboratories in the study, all but one reported fewer positive results and lower proportion of positive test results in 2007-2008.
I had a phone call from Bernhard Kohl and he admitted he was notified with the news of a positive test.
The positive predictive value of a test is how frequently those who have a positive test will actually have the condition, whilst the negative predictive value of a test refers to how frequently those with a negative test do not have the condition.
What is revealing about the drug disclosures is our continued gasps of disbelief each time another name is mentioned in connection with a positive test.
Anti-Doping Association on Tuesday, avoiding a lifetime penalty in exchange for his cooperation with doping authorities and because an earlier positive test was deemed a mistake.
Four-times Tour of Spain winner Roberto Heras faces a premature end to a highly successful career after a 'B' sample confirmed a positive test for the banned blood-boosting substance erythropoietin (EPO).
PPV is the proportion of people with a positive test result who actually have the disease (a/a+b); NPV is the proportion of those with a negative result who do not have the disease (d/c+d).
A positive test by digital rectal exam warrants a full colonoscopy, just like a positive conventional test, said Dr.

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