pertaining to an early stage of a disease; having no noticeable clinical symptoms.
(med) of or relating to the stage in the course of a disease before the symptoms are first noted
subclinical sub·clin·i·cal (sŭb-klĭn’ĭ-kəl)
Not manifesting characteristic clinical symptoms. Used of a disease or condition.
- Subclinical absence
subclinical absence n. Transient impairment of thinking without overt manifestations, demonstrable only by psychological testing, and accompanied by an outburst of spike and wave complexes appearing at a rate of 3 per second on an electroencephalogram.
- Subclinical diabetes
subclinical diabetes n. A form of diabetes mellitus that is clinically evident only under certain circumstances, such as pregnancy or extreme stress.
noun 1. a number of things of the same kind, growing or held together; a bunch: a cluster of grapes. 2. a group of things or persons close together: There was a cluster of tourists at the gate. 3. U.S. Army. a small metal design placed on a ribbon representing an awarded medal to indicate […]
noun 1. the act of collecting. 2. something that is collected; a group of objects or an amount of material accumulated in one location, especially for some purpose or as a result of some process: a stamp collection; a collection of unclaimed hats in the checkroom; a collection of books on Churchill. 3. the works […]