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hypertrophy
Subject Category
H Health and Pathology
Definition
General increase in bulk of a part or organ, due to cell enlargement and accumulation of fluids and secretions, not due to tumor formation, nor to an increase in the number of cells (hyperplasia).
Definition Source
Medical Subject Headings 2012
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/755.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/755
Broader Term
pathological processes and conditions
Related Term
ichthyosis
Spanish
hipertrofia
Term Number
755