\hˌa͡ɪpəplˈe͡ɪzi͡ə], \hˌaɪpəplˈeɪziə], \h_ˌaɪ_p_ə_p_l_ˈeɪ_z_iə]\
Definitions of HYPERPLASIA
- 2010 - New Age Dictionary Database
- 1913 - Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
- 2010 - Medical Dictionary Database
- 1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
- 1898 - Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today.
- 1920 - A dictionary of scientific terms (6th edition)
- 1900 - A dictionary of medicine and the allied sciences
- 1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
- 1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
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By Noah Webster.
An increase in the number of cells in a tissue or organ, not due to tumor formation. It differs from HYPERTROPHY, which is an increase in bulk without an increase in the number of cells.
By DataStellar Co., Ltd
An increase in number of the individual tissue elements, excluding tumor formation, whereby the bulk of the part or organ is increased. By some restricted to denote proliferative changes in a tissue not occurring to meet a demand for increased functional activity. See hypertrophy.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
By William R. Warner
[Greek] Overgrowth; excessive or hyperplastic development due to increase in number of cells; cf. hypertrophy.
By J.H. Kenneth
[Greek] Excessive formation; increase either in the size or mass of a body by the development in it of new tissue.
By Alexander Duane
Abnormal multiplication of tissue-elements.
By Willam Alexander Newman Dorland
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