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symptoms, plural;
  1. A physical or mental feature that is regarded as indicating a condition of disease, particularly such a feature that is apparent to the patient
    • - dental problems may be a symptom of other illness
  2. A sign of the existence of something, esp. of an undesirable situation
    • - the government was plagued by leaks—a symptom of divisions and poor morale

  1. (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
  2. anything that accompanies X and is regarded as an indication of X's existence
  3. A symptom (from Greek σύμπτωμα, "accident, misfortune, that which befalls" , from συμπίπτω, "I befall", from συν- "together, with" + πίπτω, "I fall") is a departure from normal function or feeling which is noticed by a patient, indicating the presence of disease or abnormality. ...
  4. (Symptoms (film)) Symptoms is a 1974 British horror film directed by José Ramón Larraz. It was entered into the 1974 Cannes Film Festival. Although circulated privately through bootlegs, the original prints are missing, and was last show on British television in 1983.
  5. A perceived change in some function, sensation or appearance of a person that indicates a disease or disorder, such as fever, headache or rash; Anything that indicates, or is characteristic of, the presence of something else, especially of something undesirable
  6. (Symptoms) These are the expression of the disease and not the disease itself. These are unique to each individual and therefore tell us about the remedy needed. ...
  7. (Symptoms) Physical signs of a disease.
  8. (Symptoms) the signs that show the doctor someone has an illness or disease
  9. (Symptoms) A change in a person’s physical, behavioural or mental state indicating that a person is not functioning normally or an illness is present.
  10. (Symptoms) A change in normal body function or sensation that indicates the presence of a medical problem. If you are experiencing symptoms from your lymphoma, this may affect your doctor’s recommendations and your personal decisions. ...
  11. (Symptoms) A doctor may suspect whooping cough when a person has recently had cold symptoms and a dry, hacking cough that progresses to bursts of uncontrollable, often violent coughing that may make it temporarily impossible to breathe. ...
  12. (Symptoms) Any abnormality that is experienced by an individual. An example is chest tightness that is felt when asthma is not well-controlled.
  13. (Symptoms) Avoiding the entire pepper family whether mild or hot, can be a wise move ... on to learn about the causes, symptoms, and treatment procedures and remain safe for life.   Reasons for Paprika Allergy Prepared by grinding the dry fruits of chili and bell pepper ...
  14. (Symptoms) Behavioral evidence of a potential problem.
  15. (Symptoms) Characteristically, sickle cell anemia produces tachycardia, cardiomegaly, systolic and diastolic murmurs, pulmonary infarctions (which may result in cor pulmonale), chronic fatigue, unexplained dyspnea or dyspnea on exertion, hepatomegaly, jaundice, pallor, joint swelling, aching ...
  16. (Symptoms) Characteristics by which diseases are recognized and/or the complaints which a patient presents.
  17. (Symptoms) External or internal physical characteristics of disease expressed by the host plant.
  18. (Symptoms) Manifestations of acute overdosage with amphetamines include restlessness, tremor, hyperreflexia, rapid respiration, confusion, assaultiveness, hallucinations, panic states, hyperpyrexia and rhabdomyolysis. Fatigue and depression usually follow the central nervous system stimulation. ...
  19. (Symptoms) Migraines are characterized by throbbing head pain with preceding transient focal neurological symptoms called prodome. Pain is usually sensory, unilateral and episodic. The pain normally starts as a dull ache of head and/or neck, and builds to an extreme, throbbing pain. ...
  20. (Symptoms) The content of layer 5, the result of having chronically unmet needs. The natural opposite to a need. Thus, both symptoms and needs feel like something "needs" to be done. However symptoms differ from needs in several ways.
  21. (Symptoms) The feelings or conditions that sick persons report about their sickness. In this book, symptoms are included with signs.
  22. (Symptoms) The outward appearance of a plant, which is attacked by a disease or insect.
  23. (Symptoms) There is a wide variation in presentation of FODs, even within the same family. Not every individual responds to a disorder in the same way. ...
  24. (Symptoms) Those problems that a patient notices or feels. If a patient feels hot, this is a symptom.
  25. (Symptoms) a description of the way you are feeling due to a specific illness.