Definition of Hypertrophied

1. Adjective. (of an organ or body part) excessively enlarged as a result of increased size in the constituent cells. "Hypertrophied myocardial fibers"

Exact synonyms: Enlarged
Antonyms: Atrophied

Definition of Hypertrophied

1. a. Excessively developed; characterized by hypertrophy.

Definition of Hypertrophied

1. Verb. (past of hypertrophy) ¹

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Definition of Hypertrophied

1. hypertrophy [v] - See also: hypertrophy

Medical Definition of Hypertrophied

1. Excessively developed; characterised by hypertrophy. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hypertrophied

hypertrophic arthritis
hypertrophic cervical pachymeningitis
hypertrophic dystrophy
hypertrophic gastritis
hypertrophic interstitial neuropathy
hypertrophic pulmonary osteoarthropathy
hypertrophic pyloric stenosis
hypertrophic rhinitis
hypertrophic rosacea
hypertrophic scar
hypertrophied (current term)
hypertrophied lenticels
hyperuracil thyminuria

Literary usage of Hypertrophied

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1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1908)
"THE complete failure of medical treatment to afford any permanent relief in cases of hypertrophied prostate, as well as old age and an enfeebled ..."

2. Monographic Medicine by Albion Walter Hewlett, Henry Leopold Elsner (1916)
"E. Albrecht has, indeed, expressed the view that the hypertrophied heart is from ... Furthermore, according to Krehl, the hypertrophied muscle is abnormally ..."

3. Constipation and Intestinal Obstruction (obstipation) by Samuel Goodwin Gant (1909)
"When these muscles become irritable or hypertrophied they clamp the rectum ... When the muscle has become markedly hypertrophied, an operation is necessary. ..."

4. Tonsils, Faucial Lingual, and Pharyngeal: With Some Account of the Posterior by Harry Aldrich Barnes (1914)
"In the hypertrophied tonsil the ratio is reversed and the follicles may become ... In adults the hypertrophied tonsil does not give the same impression of ..."

5. The Medical Times and Gazette (1879)
"The right auricular wall was hypertrophied, and the cavity Targe. ... The cavity (i the right ventricle was small, and its wall hypertrophied. ..."

6. A Practical treatise on diseases of the skin: For the Use of Students and by James Nevins Hyde, Frank Hugh Montgomery (1897)
"The diseased, or, better, deformed, skin is found microscopically to be hypertrophied in various degrees according to the development of the malady, ..."

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