Definition of polysymptomatic in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌpälēˌsimptəˈmadik/


(Of a disease condition or a person or animal) involving or exhibiting many symptoms.
Example sentences
  • 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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Syllabification: pol·y·symp·to·mat·ic

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