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anamnestic

/ (ˌænæmˈnɛstɪk) /
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adjective

of or relating to anamnesis
immunol denoting a response to antigenic stimulation characterized by the production of large amounts of antibody specific to a different antigen from that which elicited the response

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Derived forms of anamnestic

anamnestically, adverb
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Medical definitions for anamnestic

anamnestic
[ ăn′ăm-nĕstĭk ]

adj.

Of or relating to the current or previous medical history of a patient.
Aiding memory; mnemonic.
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