- A group of symptoms that occur together and are characteristic of a certain disease, disorder, or condition.
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Examples from the Web for symptom complex
Our position is that tic is more than a symptom—it is a symptom-complex.
In reality this aerophagic tic is a symptom-complex encountered in very different pathological conditions.