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differential diagnosis DDx analysis of clinical data to determine which of two or more diseases, each with similar signs and symptoms, is the cause of the patient's current problem

differential diagnosis

; DDx range of causes of conditions that show similar presenting symptoms

DDx

abbreviation for differential diagnosis; used in medical records.
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In addition, IDT's patented DDX class-D technology offers higher efficiency, consuming less power than traditional binary class-D solutions.
The shooters were the Australian ship, DDX and the Hawkeye, which had simulated fighter jets flying under its control.
NSW is also working with the surface Navy on futuristic programs, such as the Littoral Combat Ship and the DDX land-attack destroyer.
Launched on TRUcore, Trubiquity's new software-as-a-service based systems architecture, TRUfusion will replace the company's former data exchange automation software products, Fusion-DX and DDX.
The DDX land-attack destroyer, to be deployed by 2012, is expected to be the Navy's first truly "open-systems" ship.
Navy officials have described the LCS as a member of a futuristic family of ships that includes the DDX land-attack destroyer and the CGX next-generation guided-missile cruiser.
The LCS contractor teams include some of the same firms currently participating in the DDX program.
The Marines' best hope for big guns may be the DDX next-generation destroyer, scheduled to begin construction in 2005 and be deployed by 2011.
DDX will have a 155 mm gun, designed to fire guided projectiles--at a rate of 12 rounds per minute--from 100 miles away.
Some Navy officials seem eager to get DDX in the fleet as soon as possible.
We established ourselves as a technology innovator by designing, developing and marketing our proprietary DDX technology.
Navy and Coast Guard and we look forward to follow-up contracts in support of these on-going programs and new ship construction programs, such as DDX, CVN21, JHSV, Seabasing and others," said Don Roussinos, president of L-3 Henschel.