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median overall survival (MEE-dee-un oh-ver-AWL ser-VY-vul)

The length of time from either the diagnosis or the treatment of a disease, such as cancer, to the
point at which half of the patients diagnosed with the disease are still alive. In a clinical trial,
measuring the median overall survival is one way to see how well a new treatment works. Also
called median survival and median survival time.

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