Hypotrophies - definition of hypotrophies by The Free Dictionary
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n. pl. hy·pot·ro·phies
Progressive degeneration of an organ or tissue caused by loss of cells.
hy′po·tro′phic (hī′pə-trō′fĭk) adj.
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Concerning relative kidney and heart weight, hypotrophies
ofthese organs were observed when animals were intoxicated with lithium carbonate.