Definition of undiagnosed in English:

undiagnosed

adjective

  • Not diagnosed or having been subject to diagnosis.

    ‘some patients have diseases that go undiagnosed and therefore untreated’
    • ‘We'd had no warning of this, although the doctor said he had apparently been suffering from a serious, undiagnosed heart condition for a long time.’
    • ‘This results in many children remaining undiagnosed, inappropriately treated or simply not believed.’
    • ‘It is often undiagnosed in the first instance as it very rarely develops full signs and symptoms.’
    • ‘This has ethical implications as little is known about diagnosis in and treatment of these children, and they are often undiagnosed and untreated.’
    • ‘By now, I was convinced that Hayley had an undiagnosed, albeit mild, form of Asperger's syndrome.’
    • ‘It is likely that many of these individuals have undiagnosed and untreated medical problems.’
    • ‘Doctors said if the condition had continued undiagnosed, it could have been life-threatening.’
    • ‘Diabetes is a stealthy beast and can go undiagnosed for ages, so asking your doctor for a simple sugar check is always a good idea.’
    • ‘Doctors were unable to find out exactly what was wrong with Chloe and her condition remains undiagnosed.’
    • ‘The disease affects one in 100,000 people although it is thought many mild sufferers may go undiagnosed.’
    • ‘Eating disorders are a common problem, yet they often go unnoticed, undiagnosed or untreated.’
    • ‘Research has shown that after a few weeks some people experience flu-like symptoms, but these symptoms usually go undiagnosed.’
    • ‘Tuberculosis in the elderly is a disease to be feared only if it is undiagnosed and untreated.’
    • ‘Studies indicate that at least half of these go undiagnosed and, therefore, untreated.’
    • ‘Left undiagnosed and untreated, kidney disease can lead to kidney failure.’
    • ‘The other possibility is that she has some kind of undiagnosed / untreated mental illness.’
    • ‘As part of the two-year pilot project, patients at risk will be screened to try to find up to 4,000 people in the city centre area who might be undiagnosed.’
    • ‘Much worse was the prospect for those whose psychiatric problems remained undiagnosed or untreated.’
    • ‘Well, first of all, if you have an undiagnosed disease, you should see a physician and find out what's wrong.’
    • ‘Osteoporosis has been called a ‘silent epidemic’, often going undiagnosed for years.’

Pronunciation

undiagnosed

/ʌnˈdʌɪəɡnəʊzd//ˌʌndʌɪəɡˈnəʊzd/