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Medical Condition

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Updated October 06, 2012

Definition: A condition is a medical problem that needs to be treated or managed.

Many medical conditions indicate more complicated diseases or illnesses. Seizures may indicate brain injury or diabetic emergency.

Also Known As: A condition may also be considered a disease or a sign of a disease.
Examples:
seizures, skin rashes, dizziness, confusion

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