generalized epilepsy n.
See grand mal.
- Generalized cortical hyperostosis
generalized cortical hyperostosis n. See Van Buchem’s syndrome.
- Generalized anxiety disorder
generalized anxiety disorder n. An anxiety neurosis or state characterized by an overall anxious mood lasting at least one month and including such symptoms as jitteriness, sweating, feelings of catastrophe concerning one’s family or self, and irritability.
- Generalized anaphylaxis
generalized anaphylaxis n. The immediate anaphylactic response of a sensitized individual following his or her inoculation with an antigen. Also called systemic anaphylaxis.
- Genetic fitness
genetic fitness n. The reproductive success of a genotype, usually measured as the number of offspring produced by an individual that survive to reproductive age relative to the average for the population.