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inoperable

(Impracticable), adjective undoable, unworkable

inoperable

(Incurable), adjective cureless, hopeless, immedicable, remediless
See also: impracticable
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Prior to the emergence of lung SBRT, frail medically compromised patients with node-negative inoperable NSCLC were often treated with external beam radiation therapy which delivers lower doses over a higher number of treatment sessions.
We think this may be a useful step to improving hope for people with inoperable liver tumours," said Nigel Lange, CEO of Sirtex Medical Europe GmbH.
Major Finding: In CHEST-1, a 46-m improvement in 6-minute walk distance was seen in patients with inoperable chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension.
CYBERKNIFE moves with a patient's breathing to shoot hundreds of beams of radiation at otherwise inoperable tumours.
2] be considered as a first-line choice as an adjuvant treatment following surgery or a first-line treatment for patients with an inoperable malignant schwannoma.
TMR' is a surgical procedure used to treat inoperable heart disease in people with persistent angina who cannot be relieved by any other method, including angioplasty, stenting, or coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery.
13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring, today announced the presentation of five-year clinical outcomes for inoperable patients treated in The PARTNER Trial, the world's only prospective randomized trial for transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) in patients deemed too sick for open-heart surgery.
Once this happens, an alert is immediately sent via e-mail to the IT department and the projector automatically locks up and is completely inoperable.
The "X" marks a fault that the TM identifies as "Not Fully Mission Capable (NMC)" The vehicle is in an inoperable condition until the fault is corrected.
Warren Zevon: ``The Wind'' (Artemis) Almost a year to the day after doctors informed Zevon of his inoperable lung cancer and gave him three months to live, the artist delivers a record with appearances by Bruce Springsteen, Billy Bob Thornton, Tom Petty, Emmylou Harris, Dwight Yoakam, Jackson Browne and others.
A GRANDMOTHER who claims GPs said her headaches were migraine attacks was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumour just days later by a French doctor, she said.
The appeals court held that the inmates stated a claim against the county and a sheriff for deliberate indifference where there was a nexus between the county's sphere of responsibility and jail conditions that were alleged to have caused a substantial risk of harm, including the dilapidated condition of the jail, inoperable locks, lack of surveillance and under-staffing.