Medical Dictionary

staggers

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noun plural stag·gers \ˈstag-ərz\

Medical Definition of staggers

  1. 1singular or plural in construction :  any of various abnormal conditions of domestic mammals and birds associated with damage to the central nervous system and marked by incoordination and a reeling unsteady gait—see blind staggers; compare grass tetany

  2. 2:  vertigo occurring as a symptom of decompression sickness; also :  decompression sickness



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