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Disease Hypertrophy

Name Hypertrophy
Synonym Hypertrophies
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).
Categories Pathology (anatomical condition)
MeSH® ID D006984

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DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pathological Conditions, Anatomical Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hypertrophy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Hypertrophy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Cardiomegaly Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Gigantomastia
View node Hepatomegaly Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Hypertrophia Musculorum Vera
  Kocher-Debre-Semelaigne syndrome
  Masticatory Muscles, Hypertrophy of
  Myostatin-related muscle hypertrophy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Splenomegaly Has associated chemicals Has associated genes