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symp·to·mat·ic treat·ment

therapy aimed at relieving symptoms without necessarily affecting the basic underlying cause(s) of the symptoms.

symptomatic treatment

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symp·to·mat·ic treat·ment

(simptŏ-matik trētmĕnt)
Therapy aimed at relieving symptoms without necessarily affecting the basic underlying cause(s) of the symptoms.

symp·to·mat·ic treat·ment

(simptŏ-matik trētmĕnt)
Therapy aimed at relieving symptoms without necessarily affecting basic underlying cause(s) of the symptoms.
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The medication is a potent brain-selective cholinesterase inhibitor for the symptomatic treatment of mild to moderate Alzheimer Disease.
Symptomatic treatment for the pain may be preferred and if canidryl is not working there are some veterinary nutritional supplements containing greenlipped muscle, glucosamine hydrochloride and/or chondroitin sulphate that will do no harm and are worth a try but are unlikely to solve the problem.
We do our best to shepherd patients and their families through a disorder by offering advice, symptomatic treatment, Family and Medical Leave Act signatures, and a shoulder.
They discuss the pathogenesis of multiple sclerosis, including immune regulation, pathology, neuroinflammation, demyelination, axonal loss, magnetic resonance imaging, infections, and the experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis model; epidemiology and genetics; diagnosis and the disease course, with discussion of differential diagnosis, clinical presentation, mimics, early prognosis, clinical outcome measures, outcomes in diagnosis and the disease course, and multiple sclerosis in children; and treatment, including clinical trials, glucocorticoid treatment, disease-modifying agents, immunosuppressive treatments, symptomatic treatment, and future approaches.
The purpose of building a Hospice was to support cancer patients not needing active treatment with palliative care (terminally ill patients), but those who need symptomatic treatment.
Meanwhile Senior Lecturer Women College Miss Sidra told the students that there is no specific treatment for the infection, good medical care with symptomatic treatment and good nursing can often save the life of an individual with dengue hemorrhagic fever.
Movetis obtained approval for Resolor in Europe for the symptomatic treatment of chronic constipation for women when laxatives are inadequate.
She continued: "Current treatments only treat the symptoms while the underlying disease is still progressing so recent research efforts are focusing on stopping disease progression instead of symptomatic treatment.
Cipla Medpro has launched Fincar 5, finasteride 5 mg, indicated for the symptomatic treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in men with enlarged prostates.
They look at the changing understanding of the disease; treatment for an acute exacerbation; treatments that affect the long-term course; symptomatic treatment, neuro-rehabilitation, and service delivery; and unconventional therapies including acupuncture, supplements, diet, marijuana, and magnetic field therapy.
Therefore, observation and symptomatic treatment are all that is required in most cases.
Repeated treatment of mycosis and infections of the urinary tract did not lead to substantial clinical improvement nor did symptomatic treatment with corticosteroids or with Lactobacillus acidophilus.