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00:55 May 15, 2020
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COVID-19 - Science - Medical (general)
Additional field(s): Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-), Medical (general), Journalism
English term or phrase: prodrome
Definition from Lungevity:
The period of time during which an infected person may not yet have developed very specific or severe symptoms. They may not realize they are sick but may still be shedding the virus.

Example sentence(s):
  • Some patients reported a prodrome that consisted of fatigue, muscle pain, and a vague feeling of being unwell. CIDRAP
  • The illness generally begins with a prodrome of fever (>38°C), which is often high, sometimes associated with chills and rigors and sometimes accompanied by other symptoms including headache, malaise, and myalgias. World Health Organization
  • Symptomatic infection typically has a mild prodrome for 5–9 days before people seek medical attention, resulting in substantial opportunity for community transmission.6 Public Health Research & Practice
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4 +1前駆症状


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Definition from 医学用語ヘルプ:

Example sentence(s):
  • ただ、発作の起こるかなり前(1時間前、半日あるいは数日前)から“イライラ”“怒りっぽさ”“めまい”“頭痛”などの前駆症状が起こることがあります。 - てんかんINFO  
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