prodromata


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prodromata

(pl.) the symptoms that appear before the outbreak of a disease. Also called prodrome. — prodromatic, adj.
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Psychological prodromata of myocardial infarction and sudden death.
Some have considered a theory of using intermittent maintenance therapy, with the approach of withdrawing patients who have stabilized and watching closely for early prodromata.