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presymptomatic

(ˌpriːsɪmptəˈmætɪk)
adj
(Pathology) relating to or describing a symptom that occurs before the typical symptoms of a disease
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Adj.1.presymptomatic - of or relating to the early phases of a disease when accurate diagnosis is not possible because symptoms of the disease have not yet appeared
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