pathognomonic symptom


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path·og·no·mon·ic symp·tom

a symptom that, when present, definitely points to the presence of a certain disease.

pathognomonic symptom

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path·og·no·mon·ic symp·tom

(path'og-nō-mon'ik simp'tŏm)
A symptom that, when present, points unmistakably to the presence of a specific disease.

path·og·no·mon·ic symp·tom

(path'og-nō-mon'ik simp'tŏm)
Symptom that, when present, definitely points to presence of a given disease.