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Palliative care is comfort care that provides relief from physical and mental symptoms of a illness, terminal or not. Palliative care can be pursued at diagnosis, during stages of illness, treatment, follow-up and end of life. Source: LOINC

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Palliative care
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Palliative care

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Tag Language Translation
it-IT Italian (Italy) Cure palliative
zh-CN Chinese (China) 缓和照顾
Synonyms: 姑息性医疗服务;姑息性照护服务;姑息护理;缓和医疗;姑息治疗;姑息性治疗;缓和疗护;临终关怀;姑息疗法;姑息性疗法