pseudohypertrophic

adjective
pseu·​do·​hy·​per·​tro·​phic | \ -ˌhī-pər-ˈtrō-fik How to pronounce pseudohypertrophic (audio) \

Medical Definition of pseudohypertrophic

: falsely hypertrophic specifically : being a form of muscular dystrophy in which the muscles become swollen with deposits of fat and fibrous tissue

Other Words from pseudohypertrophic

pseudohypertrophy \ -​hī-​ˈpər-​trə-​fē How to pronounce pseudohypertrophy (audio) \ noun, plural pseudohypertrophies

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“Pseudohypertrophic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pseudohypertrophic. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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