Definition of polysymptomatic in English:

polysymptomatic

Line breaks: poly|symp¦tom|at¦ic
Pronunciation: /ˌpɒlɪsɪmptəˈmatɪk
 
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adjective

  • (Of a disease condition or a person or animal) involving or exhibiting many symptoms.
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    • A retired polysymptomatic man attended surgery with his wife describing ‘adrenaline rushes,’ 15 minute periods of flushing, palpitations, and overwhelming anxiety.
    • Most patients presenting at clinics are polysymptomatic, and improvement is inversely proportional to the chronicity and complexity of their presenting condition.
    • Such a process could explain the ‘polysymptomatic’ presentation of chemical sensitivity.

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