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.
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.
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.