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Disease Hyperplasia

Name Hyperplasia
Synonym Hyperplasias
Definition An increase in the number of cells in a tissue or organ without tumor formation. It differs from HYPERTROPHY, which is an increase in bulk without an increase in the number of cells.
Categories Pathology (process)
MeSH® ID D006965

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DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pathologic Processes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hyperplasia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references

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Hyperplasia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
  Facial Hemihypertrophy
  Hemihyperplasia, Isolated Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia
  Sebaceous gland hyperplasia, familial presenile