Definition of Palliation. Meaning of Palliation. Synonyms of Palliation

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Definition of Palliation

Palliation
Palliation Pal`li*a"tion, n. [Cf. F. palliation.] 1. The act of palliating, or state of being palliated; extenuation; excuse; as, the palliation of faults, offenses, vices. 2. Mitigation; alleviation, as of a disease. --Bacon. 3. That which cloaks or covers; disguise; also, the state of being covered or disguised. [Obs.]

Meaning of Palliation from wikipedia

- providing context, information, and options for treatment and medical palliation. Optimizing the environment for effective conversations around prognosis...
- shunt) is a surgical procedure used to increase pulmonary blood flow for palliation in duct dependent cyanotic heart defects like pulmonary atresia, which...
- ATC code V10 Therapeutic radiopharmaceuticals is a therapeutic subgroup of the Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Cl****ification System, a system of alphanumeric...
- (January 2016). "Media, institutions, and government action: prevention vs. palliation in the time of cholera" (PDF). Eur. J. Political Econ. 41: 75–93. doi:10...
- (November 2009). "Good things come in small packages: low-dose radiation as palliation for indolent non-Hodgkin lymphomas". Leuk. Lymphoma. 50 (11): 1765–72...
- which normally provides systemic circulation. Following the three stage palliation (Norwood, Glenn or hemi-Fontan, then Fontan), blood flow from the right...
- intravenous or intracavity administration of 89Sr may be helpful in the palliation of painful bony metastases, as it allows for targeted radiation to metastatic...
- to temporarily relieve the obstruction as a bridge to surgery, or as palliation. Diagnosis of the type of bowel obstruction is normally conducted through...
- esophageal cancer. A 2007 study showed no difference in the quality of palliation between plastic and metal stents, but a novel polyester mesh stent caused...
- of treatment for most isolated, solid cancers and may play a role in palliation and prolongation of survival. It is typically an important part of definitive...
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