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something visible or evident that gives grounds for believing in the existence or presence of something else

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(medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease

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anything that accompanies X and is regarded as an indication of X's existence

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4] receptors in the GI tract, thereby stimulating the peristaltic reflex and intestinal secretion, and inhibiting visceral sensitivity This drug is the first that can alleviate the three cardinal symptoms of the typical patient with constipation-predominant IBS: abdominal pain, constipation, and bloating, said Dr.
Diagnosis solely on the basis of clinical symptoms was not possible in case 1 because of the absence of skin rash and desquamation, cardinal symptoms of TSS, and the presence of signs of severe multiple organ failure.
A: Actually, there are three cardinal symptoms of Parkinson's disease.
In the case of CHD, results showed that even with the exact same patient communication of cardinal symptoms, physician certainty of the CHD diagnosis is significantly greater if the observed patient is male--even holding other factors (age, race, and socioeconomic status) constant (Arber et al.
The cardinal symptoms of influenza are fever, plus at least one respiratory symptom ( cough, sore throat, nasal congestion) and at least one systemic symptom ( headache, muscle pains, sweats/ chills, fatigue).
The second approach is marked by the expression of cardinal symptoms and brief frequent cycles.
On the three cardinal symptoms of IBS--abdominal pain/discomfort, bloating or distention, and bowel movement difficulty, the Bifidobacterium was superior to the Lactobacillus, and the therapeutic gain of 20%-25% over placebo was equivalent to that reported for tegaserod (Gastroenterology 2005;128:541-51).
01% amphotericin B) and placebo, with the primary endpoint being the resolution of the key cardinal symptoms of chronic sinusitis.
If you experience unusual health problems--especially severe headache, fever, and chills, all cardinal symptoms of malaria--within a year after hunting a foreign location, tell your doctor about your travels.
The cardinal symptoms of IBS were recorded on a daily basis and assessed each week.
Understanding the cardinal symptoms and progression of PD is helpful in long term management and education of patient.
Parkinson's disease is the second-most common chronic and progressive neurodegenerative disorder featuring the cardinal symptoms of postural instability, bradykinesia, akinesia and tremors due to loss of dopamine producing neurons in substantia nigra of the mid-brain.
He said there are five cardinal symptoms to watch out for: sudden and severe headaches, loss of vision, speech problems, weakness and walking trouble.
In practice, the neurodegeneration associated with PD, also at the level of neurotransmitters (NT) misbalance, starts several years prior to the appearance of the cardinal symptoms.
PHRP-values after 2 min of 50 W exercise were given as absolute data (not difference from resting values; baseline 171 [+ or -] 43 mmHg/min), symptoms and quality of live were documented by the 21 item Minnesota Living with Heart Failure Questionnaire (MLHF), four cardinal symptoms (reduced physical ability, tiredness, exertional dyspnea, and palpitations) were rated from 1 (no symptoms) to 5 (severe) by investigators.