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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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General symptoms might include pain in the lower back or the side of the chest, a persistent cough, shortness of breath or a hoarse or husky voice.
Around half of those surveyed by Asthma UK reported that they were never or only occasionally asked by their doctors about the frequency of their asthma attacks, and 40 per cent were never or only occasionally quizzed about their general symptoms.
He said that although Aboriginal people share the general symptoms and causes of depression with non-Aboriginal people, additionally cultural isolation and the residential school legacy coupled with drug and alcohol abuse can act as triggers to depression.
4 kg/capita/year Source: Department of Agriculture Table - 2 Symptoms of bird flue disease Description Symptoms Poultry hit by bird flue The symptoms vary and in some case undetectable The general symptoms are in respiratory, such as sneezing, swelling in the head, the comb turning blue, and red dots on the wing bones .
General symptoms of negative stress include recurrent colds, muscular tension, insomnia and a general lack of enthusiasm, but if left untreated can lead to burn-out, chronic anxiety or depression.
It can help in a wide range of conditions - from specific injuries to more general symptoms of poor health.
General symptoms such as difficulty concentrating, fatigue, forgetfulness, and irritability dominated the overall prevalence of symptoms since the start of their illness.
1] Its symptoms, which vary in severity, include sneezing, rhinorrhea, nasal congestion, sore and/or scratchy throat, cough, hoarseness, and mild general symptoms such as headache, fever, and body aches.
For example, one of the three general symptoms of PTSD is avoidance.
General symptoms of active TB may include feeling weak or sick, weight loss, fever and night sweats.
General symptoms and signs of AIDS are: Fever, flu-like symptoms, chest pains, headache, oral fungal lesions, skin rashes, generalised (more than two groups) lymph nodes enlargement, bronchitis, atypical severe diarrhoea (loose motions), neuropathy, meningoencephalitis, dementia, drowziness and skin lumps-tumours like koposi sarcoma.
For example, a sudden onset of general symptoms such as weight loss or feeling poorly are usually taken to mean that the course of sarcoidosis will be relatively short and mild.
A report from Montana State University Extension Service in partnership with USDA and EPA, show the effects of poor indoor air quality on health: Eye irritant, allergic conjunctivitis, Nasal manifestations (Rhinorrhea, Oropharyngeal manifestations (dryness and irritation of the throat) rhinitis, chronic sinusitis), Respiratory manifestations (shortness of breath, asthma, pneumonia, Tuberculosis), General Symptoms (headaches, lethargy, poor concentration), Skin manifestations (dryness, irritation, rash), Lung cancer.
He said that it can affect patient's entire body and often causes general symptoms, such as fatigue and fever, in addition to joint pain, RA is most commonly diagnosed in people aged 25 to 50, but can affect people of all ages, including children.
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