The presumptive diagnosis is made based on history and physical examination, but further evaluation is needed.
If physicians have not concurrently screened for chlamydial infection, the CDC recommends presumptive treatment for chlamydia at the time of treatment for gonorrhea.
In Accounting Research Bulletin No.9 it was stated that any expenditure which is properly applicable to the future is presumptive grounds for carrying the balance forward.
The Freedom of Information Act set the ground rules for, and establishes a presumptive right of, access to unpublished records of executive agencies by any person, regardless of citizenship.
Many physicians make a presumptive diagnosis of allergic rhinitis based on the medical history.
This is presumptive evidence of chronic hemolysis if the reticulocytosis is sustained.
If no answer had been provided immediately, presumptive broad-spectrum therapy may have been continued until a result was returned.
Using commonly recognized test end points, a presumptive diagnosis was made in 57 patients.
As a mere associate member, now forced to work outside physics, perhaps it is presumptive of me to attempt to discuss these problems.
They were transferred to our neonatal intensive care unit with a presumptive diagnosis of perinatal asphyxia.