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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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Many medical conditions have "prodromes", warning signs that something is going to happen, usually something not very nice.
The prodromes were defined as nausea, diaphoresis, pallor, abdominal discomfort, yawning, blurred vision, tremors, palpitations, and lightheadedness moments before the loss of consciousness.
LBE typically begins with a prodrome of up to 16 days (median 4 days), [3-4] with isolated cases reported to have prodromes of more than a month.
When the multivariate analyses were further adjusted for anxiety, depressive symptoms, and insomnia--all of which can be prodromes of dementia--the results were not meaningfully altered, she added.
They considered both the dose-response relationship and prodromes (anxiety, depression, insomnia) possibly linked with treatment.
J'ai pu observer 15 cas pour lesquels je me proposais de poser un diagnostic de hikikomori chez des jeunes qui venaient pour une evaluation dans le cadre de premiers episodes ou de prodromes: le score total du PANSS, echelle de psychopathologie de la schizophrenie du groupe, etait de 101; le score negatif etait de 60, tandis que le positif et le general etaient respectivement de 21 et 20.
They are, first, the philosophical path from the concept of concordantia into a resolute and evident apologetic commitment; and second, from polemics and controversy to the prodromes of a more systematic study of Islamic doctrine.
The Mann-Whitney rank-sum test was used to compare the length of prodromes for patients with favorable outcomes with those for patients with unfavorable outcomes; p < 0.05 was considered statistically significant.
Prodromes Present, short duration (24 hours): no to low-grade fever, irritability, fatigue, weakness, muscle pain & paresthesias.
Fleisher's group, 93% had recognizable prodromes; common symptoms included nausea, sweating, epigastric pain or pressure, fatigue or weakness, feeling hot or cold, cramping urge to defecate, abdominal pain, shivering or shakiness, insomnia, food aversion, palpitations, irritability, and panic.
No patient had reported diarrheal prodromes, and none of the four individuals tested for campylobacter were positive.