recurrence definition by Webster's New World
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the act or an instance of recurring; reoccurrence, return, repetition, etc.
Origin: ; from recurrent
recurrence - Medical Definition
- A return of symptoms as part of the natural progress of a disease, as in relapsing fever.
- See relapse.