"My husband had been sitting with his head in his hands having been handed a potential diagnosis
of terminal illness."
Those facing a potential diagnosis
or who require mammograms will instead have to travel to Wythenshawe, Macclesfield or Tameside.
They admitted that staff did not follow the NICE guidelines which would have led to sepsis being a potential diagnosis
It takes an astute cardiologist to match the symptoms with the potential diagnosis
The law also forbade women from obtaining an abortion if the decision to terminate the pregnancy was based on a diagnosis or "potential diagnosis
" of fetal abnormality such as Down syndrome or "any other disability" or due to the race, color, national origin ancestry or sex of the fetus.
It is important that you take a thorough history because the symptoms and previous occurrences can guide you as to what the potential diagnosis
Not only will physicians become more aware of an at-risk patient, but the test allows them to make informed, accurate decisions regarding potential diagnosis
and treatment plans.
The potential diagnosis
of hydatidiform mole is often made by ultrasound, but histological examination of the evacuated material is essential to confirm the diagnosis. In our case, empty uterus coexisting with high level of [sz]-HCG suggested first an ectopic pregnancy, and gestational trophoblastic disease (GTN) was less probable.
Nasopharyngeal foreign body aspiration is a rare event, but it should be considered as a potential diagnosis
in patients presenting with persistent symptoms or new complaints with a positive history of foreign body aspiration.
In the present case, the potential diagnosis
included giant cell granuloma, squamous carcinoma, and reactive injury caused by periodontal disease.
Diagnosis of epiploic appendagitis is made challenging by the lack of pathognomonic clinical features and should therefore be considered as a potential diagnosis
of exclusion .