nondisease

non·dis·ease

(non'dis-ēz'),
Absence of disease when a specific disease is suspected but not found.

non·dis·ease

(nondi-zēz)
Absence of disease when a specific disease is suspected but not found.

nondisease

a diagnosis reserved for cases in which abnormalities are observed in examinable functions but in which no disease can be demonstrated.
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Anyone can be diagnosed, not just the 55% of Americans now estimated to be mentally ill--and all of those so diagnosed with catch-all nondisease, nondisorders like "adjustment disorders" can get lifelong government subsidized therapy and drugs.
The key parameter in patient spectrum is the difference in the measured test parameter between the disease and nondisease cases.
bilateral prophylactic mastectomies) for nondisease.
Indeed, arguments in favor of extensive use of reprogenetics for the shaping of nondisease traits usually take as their point of departure an imagined future scenario in which current scientific and technological limitations are largely overcome.
In doing so, he seems to associate voluntary with nondisease.
Any cursory examination of newsletters and brochures from these organizations yields very little evidence that consideration is given to plausible nondisease theories of etiology.
Specific disease and nondisease traits are known for almost 400 of these genes, (3) and once a disease-causing allele is identified it can be detected using the DNA from a single cell removed from an 8-cell embryo created by IVF.
However, the rate of death from all nondisease causes, such as accidents and suicides, was 58% higher in the surgery group than in the control group, wrote Dr.
5, 1, 2, or 4 lbs imazalil sulfate was statistically equivalent to the nondisease control (4.
Everyone--doctors and patients, drug companies and heath insurance systems, politicians and people--has a stake in how we demarcate disease from nondisease.
It is also notable that the causes of death shown in Table 4 that involve accidents and other nondisease categories are much higher in Tennessee than in the United States as a whole.