self-limiting condition

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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.
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Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease (KFD) is an enigmatic, benign and self-limited syndrome characterized by regional lymphadenopathy with tenderness, predominantly in the cervical region, usually accompanied by mild fever and night sweats.
Discontinuing a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) may prevent or protect against developing a self-limited syndrome without evidence of long-term or significant sequelae, but it also puts a psychiatrically vulnerable woman at risk of developing postpartum illness and its myriad acute, interim, and long-term consequences.