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contraindication

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noun con·tra·in·di·ca·tion \-ˌin-də-ˈkā-shən\

Simple Definition of contraindication

  • medical : something (such as a symptom or condition) that is a medical reason for not doing or using something (such as a treatment, procedure, or activity)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of contraindication

  1. :  something (as a symptom or condition) that makes a particular treatment or procedure inadvisable

1623

First Known Use of contraindication

1623


Medical Dictionary

contraindication

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noun con·tra·in·di·ca·tion \-ˌin-də-ˈkā-shən\

Medical Definition of contraindication

  1. :  something (as a symptom or condition) that makes a particular treatment or procedure inadvisable




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