1 Medicine (Of a condition) between acute and chronic.
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- Delirium can be caused by a medical emergency or a subacute, chronic medical condition.
- A bone abscess found during the subacute or chronic stage of hematogenous osteomyelitis is known as a Brodie's abscess.
- There are three different clinical presentations that have been described: acute, subacute, and chronic.
Definition of subacute in:
- The British & World English dictionary