treatable, improvable, remediable, reparable, corrigible, amenable to cure, susceptible to cure, subject to cure, medicable, not hopeless, correctable, capable of improvement, healable, restorable, mendable, reversible; see also reparable, temporary.
Sometimes curable by bone marrow transplant, but potentially fatal, aplastic anemia is characterized by decreased production of red and white blood cells and platelets (disc-shaped cells that are a key component of blood coagulation).
Gonorrhea, chlamydia, and syphilis are curable in most cases with antibiotics, although antibiotic-resistant strains do exist.
While HSV and HPS are not curable, outbreaks can be managed and infection generally has little effect on quality of life.
Alcoholism is a curable disease, but people with alcoholism can suffer from many medical problems if not treated.
It is not curable, but its symptoms can be diminished with spectacles or contact lenses.