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- a complex of symptoms related to a single cause.
- the constellation of symptoms that occur together, characterizing a disease or other morbid state
Source: Jenkins, John B. 1990. Human Genetics, 2nd Edition. New York: Harper & Row
- A syndrome is a collection of recognizable traits or abnormalities that tend to occur together and are associated with a specific disease.
- A set of symptoms or conditions that occur together and suggest the presence of a certain disease or an increased chance of developing the disease.