Pseudo-hyperthophic

Pseu`do-hy`per`thoph´ic


a.1.(Med.) Falsely hypertrophic; as, pseudo-hypertrophic paralysis, a variety of paralysis in which the muscles are apparently enlarged, but are really degenerated and replaced by fat.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.