TITLE

sign

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1997
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "sign" is presented. The term has multiple meanings one of which refers to a symbol or abbreviation, especially one used in pharmacy. It also means any objective evidence or manifestation of an illness or disordered function of the body. Signs are apparent to observers, as opposed to symptoms, which may be obvious only to the patient.
ACCESSION #
21245677

 

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