the branch of medical science dealing with symptoms.
the collective symptoms of a patient or disease.
Origin of symptomatology
< New Latin symptōmatologia,
equivalent to Late Latin symptōmat-
(stem of symptōma
+ -o- -o-
+ -logia -logy
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British Dictionary definitions for symptomatology
the branch of medicine concerned with the study and classification of the symptoms of disease
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Word Origin and History for symptomatology
1798, from Modern Latin symptomatologia, from symptomat-, stem of symptoma (see symptom) + -logia (see -logy).
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symptomatology in Medicine
The medical science of symptoms.
The combined symptoms of a disease.
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