Definition of Symptom. Meaning of Symptom. Synonyms of Symptom

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Definition of Symptom

Symptom
Symptom Symp"tom, n. [F. sympt[^o]me, Gr. ? anything that has befallen one, a chance, causality, symptom, fr. ? to fall together; sy`n with + ? to fall; akin to Skr. pat to fly, to fall. See Syn-, and cf. Asymptote, Feather.] 1. (Med.) Any affection which accompanies disease; a perceptible change in the body or its functions, which indicates disease, or the kind or phases of disease; as, the causes of disease often lie beyond our sight, but we learn their nature by the symptoms exhibited. Like the sick man, we are expiring with all sorts of good symptoms. --Swift. 2. A sign or token; that which indicates the existence of something else; as, corruption in elections is a symptom of the decay of public virtue. Syn: Mark; note; sign; token; indication.

Meaning of Symptom from wikipedia

- A symptom can be subjective or objective. Tiredness is a subjective symptom whereas cough or fever are objective symptoms. In contrast to a symptom, a...
- A somatic symptom disorder, formerly known as a somatoform disorder, is any mental disorder that manifests as physical symptoms that suggest illness or...
- those that determine the symptoms of the aura. Therefore, if the visual area is affected, the aura will consist of visual symptoms, while if a sensory one...
- B symptoms refer to systemic symptoms of fever, night sweats, and weight loss which can be ****ociated with both Hodgkin lymphoma and non-Hodgkin lymphoma...
- symptoms (EPS), also known as extrapyramidal side effects (EPSE) if drug-induced, are movement disorders, which include acute and long term symptoms....
- Symptom refers to a medical indication of an illness. Symptoms may also refer to: Symptoms (film), 1974 horror film Symptoms (Useless ID album), 2012 Symptoms...
- a serious clinical condition or pose a significant risk. Anorexia is a symptom, not a diagnosis. When a healthcare provider states that a patient has...
- Constitutional symptoms refers to a group of symptoms that can affect many different systems of the body. Examples include weight loss, fevers, headache...
- of children's symptom experience. Within pediatrics, there is not a comprehensive symptoms ****essment widely emplo****. A few symptoms ****essment tools...
- The COVID Symptom Study, formerly the COVID Symptom Tracker, is a COVID-19 epidemiological research app developed in the United Kingdom that runs on Android...
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