eccentric hypertrophy

noun

Medical Definition of eccentric hypertrophy

: hypertrophy of the wall of a hollow organ and especially the heart with dilatation of its cavity

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“Eccentric hypertrophy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/eccentric%20hypertrophy. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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