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pro·drome

 (prō′drōm′)
n.
An early symptom indicating the onset of an attack or a disease.

[French, from Latin prodromus, precursor, from Greek prodromos, precursor : pro-, forward; see pro-2 + dromos, running.]

pro·dro′mal (-drō′məl), pro·drom′ic (-drŏm′ĭk) adj.

prodrome

(ˈprəʊdrəʊm) or

prodroma

n, pl -dromes or -dromata (-ˈdrɒmətə)
(Medicine) med any symptom that signals the impending onset of a disease
[C19: via French from New Latin prodromus, from Greek prodromos forerunner, from pro-2 + dramein to run]
proˈdromal, prodromic adj

pro•drome

(ˈproʊ droʊm)

n.
a premonitory symptom.
[1635–45; < French < New Latin prodromus, n. use of Greek pródromos running before. See pro-2, -dromous]
prod•ro•mal (ˈprɒd rə məl, prəˈdroʊ-) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.prodrome - an early symptom that a disease is developing or that an attack is about to occur
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
Translations
前駆症状徴候

prodrome

[ˈprəʊˌdrəʊm] n (Med) → prodromo

pro·drome

n. pródromo, señal o síntoma preliminar.

prodrome

n pródromo, malestar m que precede a una enfermedad
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In some cases, the psychiatric prodrome can appear 25 or more years earlier than the onset of motor symptoms," said a geriatric psychiatrist at the University of California, San Francisco.
The Mayo Clinic says that prodrome is when people receive subtle warnings such as food cravings, increased yawning and mood changes, which can indicate an imminent episode.
In the field of early-onset schizophrenia and psychosis, the focus is delaying or preventing fully psychotic symptoms from developing through the identification of prodrome phase of illness.
In some cases, the psychiatric prodrome can appear 25 or more years earlier than the onset of motor symptoms," said Andreea Seritan, MD, a geriatric psychiatrist at the University of California, San Francisco.
Mean ages of Parkinson's diagnosis were much later --58 years for patients whose primary prodrome was anxiety and 56 years for patients whose primary prodrome was depression, with a standard deviation of 9.
Et pourtant, il s'est fendu, en guise de prodrome a son mandat a Tunis, de propos qui ont consterne bon nombre de Tunisiens peu habitues a semblable sortie de la part d'un diplomate representant a leurs yeux un Etat majeur.
3%), 9/15 had fever (60%), 9/15 had viral prodrome (60%); 7/15 had cough (46.
He denied pain, prodrome, or constitutional symptoms.
Subjective cognitive impairment (SCI)is a prodrome to mild cognitive impairment (MCI), which is a prodrome to Alzheimer's disease (AD), although not all patients with MCI convert to AD, Dr.
Awareness of a prodrome may enable a migraine headache sufferer to use certain preventive medicines that are far less effective once a headache has become established.
Parmi d'autres noms notables, ses contemporains ou quasi-contemporains, en excluant toutefois les historiens telle l'illustre Anne Comnene, on peut citer Theodore Prodrome (50), Constantin Manasses (51), Michel Glykas et parmi les ecclesiastiques, Michel Italikos et Nicephore Basilakes (52).
gordonii has never been reported as indolent prodrome with plantar pupular and rapid progressive VSSS.