Definition of untreatable in English:
(Of a patient, disease, or other condition) for whom or which no medical care is available or possible.
- The patient's condition was untreatable and he sought hospice support.
- Wisdom tooth removal is recommended if there is an otherwise untreatable disease, condition affecting the mouth, or extreme pain.
- The psychiatric evidence was that her medical condition was untreatable and that she would probably never have insight into/take responsibility for her murderous actions.
Definition of untreatable in:
- US English dictionary
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