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Synonyms for paradoxical

Synonyms for paradoxical

seemingly contradictory but nonetheless possibly true

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Important thing to be remember is there is chance of paradoxic enlargement of the lesion or may be appearance of new lesions may occur due to enhancement of immuneresponse during the treatment.
This paradoxic outcome signifies serious dysfunction in the criminal justice system.
This seemed paradoxic to me; if I lowered my palate to let the sound into my nose, I didn't understand what would stop it from passing through my nose.
Paradoxic effect of multiple mild coagulation factor deficiencies on the prothrombin time and activated partial thromboplastin time.
Pfizer's research on inhaled insulin, demonstrated a paradoxic increase in absorption of the medication in smokers, which led to increased blood levels of insulin (hyperinsulinemia).
Potential toxicities include hypertension, tachycardia, agitation, restlessness, insomnia, lethargy, stupor, paradoxic excitability, ataxia, psychosis, bradycardia, seizures, stroke, cerebral hemorrhage, dysrhythmias, myocardial infarction, ischemic bowel infarction, coma, and death (Gunn et al.
Sackner M, Gonzalez H, Rodriguez M, Belsito A, Sackner D, Grenvik S (1984b) Assessment of asynchronous and paradoxic motion between rib cage and abdomen in normal subjects and in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
In "the wealth of globed peonies," paradigm of the stationed intensity and captured fullness of the Keatsian moment of ripeness, reside, held in perfect balance, all the literal and paradoxic significations of poison and melancholy that the "Ode" would convey (Almeida 171)
Indeed, continued growth of the catheter ablation industry is likely to have the paradoxic effect of increasing the use of antiarrhythmic drugs for AE said Dr.
In addition, benzodiazepines sometimes cause a paradoxic increase in anxiety.
Lipps, Hans (1) Bemerkungen zu der Paradoxic des Lugners in KS B.