healthy control

Pronunciation:(HEL-thee kun-TROLE)

Definition: In a clinical study, a person who does not have the disorder or disease being studied. Results from healthy controls are compared to results from the group being studied.Cancer.govPatient

control sanoEn un estudio clĂ­nico, es una persona que no padece del trastorno o enfermedad en estudio. Los resultados de los controles sanos se comparan con los resultados del grupo en estudio.Cancer.govPatient2007-11-06