adjunct test

Adjunct Test

A test that provides information that adds to or helps interpret the results of other tests, and provides information useful for risk assessment.

adjunct test

NIHspeak A test that provides information that adds to or helps interpret the results of other tests, and provides information useful for risk assessment
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It is questionable, since reimbursement as an adjunct test to mammography is limited to high-risk patients.
In September 2007, Verax received FDA clearance to market the Platelet PGD(R) test as an adjunct test to detect bacteria in leukocyte-reduced, apheresis platelets following culture testing by an FDA-cleared test.
The guideline states that the prolactin blood test is useful as an adjunct test, especially when video electroencephalography or EEG monitoring is not available.
staging) in newly diagnosed cervical cancer subsequent to conventional imaging that is negative for extra-pelvic metastasis is reasonable and necessary as an adjunct test.
The most widely used adjunct test to assist in the diagnosis of celiac disease appears to have a much poorer sensitivity and specificity in clinical practice than has been previously reported, according to findings from a retrospective study.
From November 1, Welsh farms will be given the opportunity to take part in a pilot project to assess the effect of using the Gamma Interferon (GIFN) blood test as an adjunct test in certain herds under restrictions.
DNA testing is gaining wider acceptance by the global medical community as both an adjunct test to the conventional PAP smear, and as a primary screening tool for the identification of women at risk for developing cervical cancer.