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Screening

Identifying and definitional attributes

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METeOR identifier:Help on this term622601
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 20/11/2019
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The process of identifying apparently healthy people who may be at increased risk of a disease or condition. They can then be offered information, further tests and appropriate treatment to reduce their risk and/or any complications arising from the disease or condition.

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