Skip to Content
Medical Term:

censoring

Pronunciation: sen′sōr-ing

Definition:

  1. In epidemiology, loss of subjects from a follow-up study for various reasons.
  2. Observations with unknown values from one end of a frequency distribution, beyond a measurement threshold.
© Copyright 2016 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.
Hide