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Synonyms for course

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for course

a method used in dealing with something

a number of things placed or occurring one after the other

the compass direction in which a ship or an aircraft moves

to move freely as a liquid

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Synonyms for course

a connected series of events or actions or developments


general line of orientation


Related Words

a line or route along which something travels or moves

a body of students who are taught together

(construction) a layer of masonry

facility consisting of a circumscribed area of land or water laid out for a sport

hunt with hounds

as might be expected

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Patients with acute course of HCP, in-hospital complications, IVH, high Hunt and Hess Scale score (or low initial Glasgow Coma Scale or high Fisher score), rehemorrhage, posterior circulation location of ruptured aneurysm, and age [greater than or equal to] 60 have been reported to be at a higher risk of shunt-dependency [3-5].
It was found that the highest percentage of respondents with a pyramidal neurological lateralization and physical weakness was in the group of those who were in the acute course of the disease.
The following factors were found by multivariate analysis to be independent predictors of 5-year transplant-free survival: presence of ascites presence of encephalopathy INR and bilirubin.15 Our study showed that poor prognosis was associated with an acute course of illness as reflected by a high bilirubin high alanine transaminase (ALT ) and absence of varices; and with decompensated liver disease as evidenced by low serum albumin levels and an advanced CTP score.
Data on clinical and laboratory findings at the time of diagnosis and during the acute course of the disease were obtained from medical reports and files for each patient.
Superior vena cava syndrome is characterised by venous congestion and increased pressure resulting from a displacement or compression of the superior vena cava (SVC), which takes a fast and acute course in most circumstances.
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