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what is the medical definition of contraindications?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Contraindication: A contraindication may be a symptom or medical issue that renders a specific treatment/ procedure inadvisable. The concept of "First do no harm" may be why a particular treatment approach would be contraindicated.
Answered on May 12, 2017

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