self-limited disease


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self-lim·it·ed dis·ease

a disease process that resolves spontaneously with or without specific treatment.

self-limiting condition

An illness or condition which will either resolve on its own or which has no long-term harmful effect on a person’s health.

self-lim·it·ed dis·ease

(self-limi-tĕd di-zēz)
Condition that resolves spontaneously with or without specific treatment.

self-lim·it·ed dis·ease

(self-limi-tĕd di-zēz)
Disease process that resolves spontaneously with or without specific treatment.
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"I can live with a low negative predictive value so long as the sensitivity is good, because this is often a self-limited disease."
It may be that many of our patients have self-limited disease. If we expand mental health services to reach patients with self-limited disease, we will see an increase in expenditures, but no improvement in outcomes.
His change in approach was also abetted by a growing appreciation that acute bacterial sinusitis is usually a benign, self-limited disease in the majority of patients.
First described in 1801 by a British physician, HSP is a common and usually self-limited disease for which our understanding has advanced greatly over the past 2 centuries, yet for which many important questions regarding pathophysiology remain unanswered.
Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease (KFD) is a self-limited disease characterized by necrotizing lymphadenitis [1].