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self-lim·it·ed

(sĕlf-lĭm′ĭ-tĭd)
adj.
1. Limited by its or one's own characteristics rather than by external influences.
2. Medicine Running a definite course within a specific period; little modified by treatment. Used of an illness.
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Adj.1.self-limited - relating to a disease that tends to run a definite course without treatment
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
Translations

self-limited

adj (disease) autolimitado, que se resuelve solo
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KFD is a benign disorder with a self-limited course that affects females more commonly under the age of 30 years6.
Disease in children tends to be self-limited. Adults may present with HSP as well, and often exhibit more severe disease that may become chronic with relapses and is more difficult to treat.
"Children without severe conditions enrolled in Tennessee Medicaid frequently filled outpatient opioid prescriptions for acute, self-limited conditions," the authors write.
The Court of Appeals noted that [t]he district court used [Husband's] earning capacity rather than his actual income as his gross income because it found that he unjustifiably self-limited his income.
On the other hand Fayyad said that "the referendum in northern Iraq almost to lead damaging the national unity of Iraq," noting that "Barzani misread the draft referendum in a self-limited and encouraged by Israel."
EA is a rare and self-limited condition, mostly seen in middle-aged men, which is caused by either inflammation or ischemic changes related to torsion or venous infarction of the epiploic appendages (1).
It is transmitted to humans primarily through the bites of infected Aedes mosquitos, though both perinatal/in utero and sexual transmission have been reported.Initially discovered in 1947, it has been reported in the Americas since 2014, with a major outbreak in Brazil starting in 2015.Disease is seen in about 20% of infected people and is usually self-limited.However, a possible association between ZIKV infection in pregnant women and severe microcephaly in their babies has been very concerning and prompted the World Health Organization to declare this potential complication a public health emergency.
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.1 Kikuchi's disease, or necrotizing histolytic lymphadenitis, is a rare disease that presents predominantly in young women in their 20s and 30s from the Far East.3
We present the case of a woman with no previously known coronary artery disease or dysrhythmia, who developed a self-limited complete atrioventricular nodal block after sustaining blunt chest trauma (BCT) due to a horse kick injury to the chest.
"It is a difficult situation as we are a public facility and not a private members' club, but it has gone well today with a crowd that we self-limited because of the amount of young children attending."
Although it is usually self-limited, it is associated with increased 1-month and 6-month mortality rates and other adverse outcomes.
Acute inflammation is usually a self-limited life preserving response, triggered by pathogens and/or traumatic injuries.