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presenting

adjective pre·sent·ing \ pri-ˈzent-iŋ \

medical Definition of presenting

:of, relating to, or being a symptom, condition, or sign which is observed or detected upon initial examination of a patient or which the patient discloses to the physician
  • may be the presenting sign of a severe systemic disease
  • —H. H. Roenigk, Jr.


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