• synonyms

Thompson's test

(tŏmpsənz, tŏm-)
  1. A test for determining the extent of gonorrhea in which an infected patient urinates first into one glass and then into another; if gonococci and gonorrheal threads are found only in the first glass, the probability is that the infection is limited to the anterior urethra.two-glass test
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