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Definition: Medical abbreviation for "No Evidence of Disease". NED seems to be replacing the term "remission", but means essentially the same thing.

Also Known As: remission

Examples: Cancer survivors often personify NED - as in "I hope NED is here for a permanent stay." or "I'm dancing with NED."

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