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dep·ri·va·tion

 (dĕp′rə-vā′shən)
n.
1.
a. The act or an instance of depriving; loss.
b. The condition of being deprived; privation.
2. A removal of rank or office.

deprivation

(ˌdɛprɪˈveɪʃən)
n
1. an act or instance of depriving
2. the state of being deprived: social deprivation; a cycle of deprivation and violence.

dep•ri•va•tion

(ˌdɛp rəˈveɪ ʃən)

n.
1. the act of depriving.
2. the fact of being deprived.
3. loss.
4. privation.
[1525–35; < Medieval Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.deprivation - a state of extreme povertydeprivation - a state of extreme poverty    
impoverishment, poorness, poverty - the state of having little or no money and few or no material possessions
2.deprivation - the disadvantage that results from losing something; "his loss of credibility led to his resignation"; "losing him is no great deprivation"
disadvantage - the quality of having an inferior or less favorable position
3.deprivation - act of depriving someone of food or money or rights; "nutritional privation"; "deprivation of civil rights"
social control - control exerted (actively or passively) by group action
pauperisation, pauperization, impoverishment - the act of making someone poor
starving, starvation - the act of depriving of food or subjecting to famine; "the besiegers used starvation to induce surrender"; "they were charged with the starvation of children in their care"

deprivation

noun
1. lack, denial, deficiency, withholding, robbing, withdrawal, removal, expropriation, divestment, dispossession, deprival Millions suffer from sleep deprivation caused by long work hours.
2. want, need, hardship, suffering, distress, disadvantage, oppression, detriment, privation, destitution Single women with children are likely to suffer financial deprivation.

deprivation

noun
The condition of being deprived of what one once had or ought to have:
Translations
حِرْمان، تَجْريدخَسارَه، صُعوبَه
strádánízbaveníztráta
afsavnberøvelsefratagelse
megfosztásnélkülözés
missirsvipting
zbavenie
mahrumyoksunyoksun/mahrum bırakma

deprivation

[ˌdeprɪˈveɪʃən] N (Psych) (= act) → privación f; (= state) → necesidad f
he lived a life of deprivationvivía en la necesidadvivió una vida llena de privaciones
the deprivations of the past thirty yearslas privaciones de los últimos treinta años
sleep deprivationfalta f de sueño
social deprivationmarginación f social

deprivation

[ˌdɛprɪˈveɪʃən] n
(= poverty) → privation f
social deprivation (= poverty) → misère f sociale
(= loss) → manque m, privation f
sleep deprivation → manque de sommeil

deprivation

n
(= depriving)Entzug m; (= loss)Verlust m; (Psych) → Deprivation f; (of rights)Beraubung f
(= state)Entbehrung f; (= lack of necessities)Mangel m; the deprivations of the wardie Entbehrungen des Krieges

deprivation

[ˌdɛprɪˈveɪʃn] n (act) → privazione f; (state) → indigenza

deprive

(diˈpraiv) verb
(with of) to take something away from. They deprived him of food and drink.
deprivation (depriˈveiʃən) noun
1. (a condition of) loss, hardship etc.
2. (an) act of depriving.
deˈprived adjective
suffering from hardship etc, under-privileged. deprived areas of the city.

dep·ri·va·tion

n. deprivación, pérdida o ausencia de una parte o function.

deprivation

n privación f; androgen — privación de andrógenos; sleep — privación de(l) sueño
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The trial assessed the efficacy and safety of the product in comparison to placebo in over 1,200 men with NM-CRPC who had a rapidly increasing PSA while being subjected to continuous androgen deprivation therapy.
Patients were randomized 2:1 to receive ERLEADA in combination with androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) (n=806), or placebo in combination with ADT (n=401).
The results show that the use of XTANDI plus androgen deprivation therapy significantly reduced the risk of developing metastases or death by 71% compared to ADT alone.
ABSTRACT: In 2010, Serpa Neto et al, conducted systematic review and meta-analysis of thirty-two studies and found that patients with prostate cancer who underwent androgen deprivation therapy had lower levels of bone mineral density and higher rates of osteoporosis and fractures compared to patients not undergoing androgen deprivation therapy.
1) Surgical castration, or bilateral orchiectomy, was the gold standard for androgen deprivation in patients with prostate cancer for several decades, until the 1980s, when luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH) agonists became available.
Objective: The objective of this study was to investigate the effects of androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) on risk of subsequent cardiovascular morbidity in men with prostate cancer.
Researchers warn Androgen Deprivation Therapy, which lowers the body's supply of testosterone, can affect brain health.
Androgen Deprivation Therapy (ADT) shuts down the body's main supply of the male hormone and is a less drastic alternative to physical castration.
The December 7, 2015, issue of the Journal of Clinical Oncology published the results of a case-control study that found the risk of Alzheimer's disease was significantly higher among men who were prescribed androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer compared to those who did not receive it.
Safar 28, 1437, December 10, 2015, SPA -- Androgen deprivation therapy, or ADT, is one of the primary methods of treating prostate cancer because of the role testosterone plays in tumor growth.
Forgoing androgen deprivation therapy cuts rather than raises overall and cardiac mortality in certain patients with prostate cancer, depending on their comorbidities, according to a Research Letter to the Editor published online Sept.
For men with hormone-sensitive metastatic prostate cancer, combining standard androgen deprivation therapy with six cycles of docetaxel resulted in a significantly longer overall survival, compared with standard ADT alone, according to a study published online in the New England Journal of Medicine.

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