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Meaning of SYMPTOMATOLOGY

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Symp`tom*a*tol"o*gy\, n. [Gr. ?, ?, symptom +
-logy: cf. F. symptomatologie.] (Med.)
The doctrine of symptoms; that part of the science of
medicine which treats of the symptoms of diseases;
semeiology.

Note: It includes diagnosis, or the determination of the
      disease from its symptoms; and prognosis, or the
      determination of its probable course and event.

 

 

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