Symptom vs Progeria - What's the difference?

symptom | progeria |


As nouns the difference between symptom and progeria

is that symptom is symptom, sign while progeria is (pathology) an extremely rare genetic condition wherein symptoms resembling aspects of aging are manifested at an early age.

symptom

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (medicine) A perceived change in some function, sensation or appearance of a person that indicates a disease or disorder, such as fever, headache or rash.
  • A signal; anything that indicates, or is characteristic of, the presence of something else, especially of something undesirable.
  • Synonyms

    * indication * manifestation * sign, signal * See also

    Antonyms

    * Treatment of symptoms versus treatment of cause

    Derived terms

    * symptomatology * symptomless

    progeria

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia progeria)
  • (pathology) An extremely rare genetic condition wherein symptoms resembling aspects of aging are manifested at an early age.
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