Asymptomatic : Medical Symptom Description
Asymptomatic: Asymptomatic is listed as an alternate name or description for symptom No symptoms. For a medical symptom description of 'Asymptomatic', the following symptom information may be relevant to the symptoms: No symptoms (symptom). However, note that other causes of the symptom 'Asymptomatic' may be possible.
No symptoms (symptom): The absence of noticable symptoms.
No symptoms (symptom): Even if you have no symptoms, it is still possible that you can still be sick. There are numerous conditions that have no symptoms. In some cases, the condition may never have symptoms, and in others there may be no early warning signs but with symptoms later (e.g. the "silent killers" such as hypertension, diabetes, high cholesterol, and several cancers such as colon cancer). Many of these conditions with no symptoms are on the list of under-diagnosed conditions because they can be missed. In addition to this list, there are other conditions that may only have mild or vague symptoms.
Of course, this list of conditions can leave you in a state of worry
over nothing too.
Having no symptoms is usually a good place to be.
Taking pragmatic steps to have regular checkups of your overall health
and for common major diseases is a good way to balance anxiety
with prudent health management.
More information on symptom: No symptoms:
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