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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The transient osteoporosis of hip (TOH) is an idiopathic and self-limiting disorder which is characterized by unexplained hip pain and was first reported by Ravault (1947) followed by Curtiss and Kincaid in 1959 (1).
It is an insidious onset, chronic, often self-limiting disorder with male preponderance seen between the ages of 15 and 25 years.
It is a self-limiting disorder that is common for children from infancy through the preschool years.
(3) Traumatic panniculitis is usually a self-limiting disorder and requires only symptomatic treatment.