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frailoid  

GERIATRICS, SURGICAL ONCOLOGY

An ad hoc adjective referring to a patient whose frailty increases the risk of performing palliative procedures, but does not absolutely preclude them.  

Reference Personal communication, from surgical oncologists at GI MDT 17.02.06, Chase Farm Hospital, Enfield UK 

 

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