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Incomplete or arrested development of an organ or a part.
hy′po·plas′tic (-plăs′tĭk) adj.
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(Pathology) pathol incomplete development of an organ or part
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hy•po•pla•sia(ˌhaɪ pəˈpleɪ ʒə, -ʒi ə)
also hy′po•plas`ty(-ˌplæs ti)
abnormal deficiency of cells or structural elements.
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a condition in which tissue or an organ of the body fails to grow to normal size. Cf. hypertrophy. — hypoplastic, adj.See also: Size
a condition in which tissue or an organ of the body fails to grow to normal size. Cf. hypertrophy. — hypoplastic, adj.See also: Body, Human
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|Noun||1.||hypoplasia - underdevelopment of an organ because of a decrease in the number of cells|
dysplasia - abnormal development (of organs or cells) or an abnormal structure resulting from such growth
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n. hipoplasia, desarrollo incompleto de un órgano o parte.
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