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Descriptor English:   Hypertrophy 
Descriptor Spanish:   Hipertrofia 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Hipertrofia 
Synonyms English:   Hypertrophies  
Tree Number:   C23.300.775
Definition English:   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). 
Indexing Annotation English:   NIM; general or unspecified: many precoordinated organ/hypertrophy terms are available; do not confuse with HYPERPLASIA; coord with organ /pathol (IM)
See Related English:   Cell Enlargement
History Note English:   65; HYPERTROPHY AND HYPERPLASIA was heading 1963-64 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   7163 
Unique Identifier:   D006984 

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