The types of markers or indications present in an image that help in making a diagnosis. The various markers that appear in images for specific diagnoses and the techniques used to find them.

Alternative labels

signs of a medical condition
indicators of a biological state
biological signs
biological medical signs
biological indicators
indicators of biological condition
biological markers
biological signals
biomarkers principles
indicators of medical status
indicators of a medical condition

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Skill reusability level


Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Biomarkers is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Therapeutic radiographer: Therapeutic radiographers prepare and perform safe and accurate high-energy radiation treatments to patients, using a wide range of sophisticated equipment and techniques, to target the area to be treated, and computer planning to produce a plan of the dose distribution across the area to be treated.

Optional knowledge

Biomarkers is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Biomarkers – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022