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Definition of Indicate

Indicate: In medicine, to make a treatment or procedure advisable because of a particular condition or circumstance. For example, certain medications are indicated for the treatment of hypertension during pregnancy while others are contraindicated.

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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Last Editorial Review: 6/14/2012

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