in remission


of an illness
: in a stage during which symptoms are much less severe
Her cancer is in remission.

Examples of in remission in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Last year, at the age of 17, she was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, but is now in remission. Allyson Portee, The Hollywood Reporter, 5 Feb. 2024 Months after he was diagnosed with leukemia, Miami Commissioner Manolo Reyes announced his cancer is in remission. Joey Flechas, Miami Herald, 1 Feb. 2024 Furthermore, esketamine patients who were in remission at week eight were more than 50% more likely to still be in remission and relapse-free until week 32 compared to quetiapine patients. Annalisa Merelli, STAT, 4 Oct. 2023 Marshall-Rodriguez was in remission for leukemia, which he was diagnosed with at age 2, according to WZVN-TV and a GoFundMe campaign for the boy’s family. Abigail Adams, Peoplemag, 18 Jan. 2024 Thanks to several rounds of chemotherapy, Yu is currently in remission, but his doctors say that status is temporary and his best chance for beating the cancer is a stem cell transplant from a suitable donor. Nathan Solis, Los Angeles Times, 18 Jan. 2024 In October 2020, Bridges revealed he had been diagnosed with lymphoma, sharing in September 2021 that his cancer was in remission. Hilary Lewis, The Hollywood Reporter, 17 Jan. 2024 Under 30 Science list, where listers like Gregory Chen, 29, have published research in Nature that showed that a single dose of CAR-T cells in patients can hold certain cancers in remission for over a decade. Katie Jennings, Forbes, 29 Nov. 2023 The actor announced her MS diagnosis in 2018, and is currently in remission. Vulture, 26 Nov. 2023 See More

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“In remission.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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