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Synonyms for remission

Synonyms for remission

the act or process of becoming less active or intense

the act or an instance of forgiving

Synonyms for remission

an abatement in intensity or degree (as in the manifestations of a disease)

a payment of money sent to a person in another place

(law) the act of remitting (especially the referral of a law case to another court)

the act of absolving or remitting

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Turner says that ignoring these remission cases is "scientifically irresponsible.
Remission in medical terms is a temporary end of symptoms of an incurable disease such as cancer and HIV.
In 1981, Pinals and colleagues presented a report of a committee of the ACR for preliminary remission criteria for RA.
Vedolizumab as Induction and Maintenance Therapy for Ulcerative Colitis" The publication, titled "Vedolizumab as Induction and Maintenance Therapy for Ulcerative Colitis," discusses findings from GEMINI I, a Phase 3, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled induction and maintenance study designed to assess the efficacy and safety of vedolizumab on clinical response and remission in patients with moderately to severely active UC, in whom one prior therapy had failed.
Studies have found wide variability in the definition of remission from depression and in terms used to describe it.
More aggressive treatment prior to remission also boded poorly for maintaining that remission," he noted.
The 13 patients in remission at the outset fared best, averaging nearly 9 months of continued remission.
In the study, 80% of patients achieved an immune response to the Biovaxid formulation, and among these responders, the median time of complete tumor remission has not been reached after 33 months of mean follow-up.
The effect of being overweight did not affect the ability to achieve remission in patients receiving infliximab and combination therapy.
He even had the cheek to complain that because all inmates in Northern Ireland receive 50 per cent remission serving an extra 28 days would be the equivalent of a two-month sentence.
After five rounds of chemotherapy, he is in remission and back to school at Grace Lutheran.
In a Phase 2 study evaluating patients with follicular NHL who did not respond to or responded inadequately to RITUXAN, ZEVALIN produced an overall response rate of 74 percent, with 15 percent of patients achieving a complete remission (disappearance of all evidence of disease), according to International Workshop Response Criteria (IWRC).
SAN FRANCISCO -- Venlafaxine outperformed selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in achieving remission in major depression, according to a pooled analysis of data from 33 randomized, double-blind, comparative clinical trials.
Following adenotonsillectomy, the patient's CIDP went into remission and her overall physical condition improved with physiotherapy.
The average remission offered to out-of-state students is $3,093.