- abnormal development (of organs or cells) or an abnormal structure resulting from such growth
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Noun: Any abnormality of growth. Abnormal cell features include the size, shape, and rate of multiplication.
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Abnormal development of an organ or tissue identified by morphological examination.
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Abnormally formed tissues, organs or cells often due to chronic irritation or inflammation
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Abnormal tissue growth...classically midway between hyperplasia (overgrowth) and neoplasia.
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Dysplasia: Abnormal in form. From the Greek dys- (bad, disordered, abnormal) and plassein (to form). For example, retinal dysplasia is abnormal formation of the retina during embryonic development. Common Misspellings: displasia, diplasia
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Literally 'wrong growth'. Usually used to denote early stage of carcinogenesis, marked by abnormal epithelial morphology.
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<embryology> Abnormality of development, in pathology, alteration in size, shape and organisation of adult cells. ... Origin: Gr. Plassein = to form ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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abnormal development (of organs or cells) or an abnormal structure resulting from such growth
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(dis-pla´zhә) an abnormality of development; in pathology, alteration in size, shape, and organization of adult cells. See also dysgenesis. adj., dysplas´tic., adj.
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malformation of a bodily structure or tissue; the term most commonly denotes a malformation of bone.[2 related articles]
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(dys- + Gr. plassein to form) abnormality of development; in pathology, alteration in size, shape, and organization of adult cells.
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dysplasia, dysplasty Medically, abnormal development or growth of a part of the body; such as, an organ, bone, or cell, including the total absence of such a part.
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Type: Term Pronunciation: dis-plā′zē-ă Definitions: 1. Abnormal tissue development.
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Any abnormality in the size, shape, or development of cells.
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Cells that look abnormal under a microscope but are not cancer.
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Dysplasia (from ancient Greek δυσ- dys-, `bad` or `difficult` + πλάσις plasis, `formation`) is an ambiguous term used in pathology to refer to an abnormality of development or an epithelial abnomaly of growth and differentiation (epithelial dysplasia). The terms hip dysplasia, fibrous dysplasia, renal dysplasia refer to an abnormal ...
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A term that refers to abnormal cells that have the potential to progress to cancer.
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Abnormality of development; in pathology, alteration in size, shape, and organization of adult cells.
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Condition in which cells proliferate excessively and appear abnormal in shape and orientation.
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abnormal development of skin, bone or other tissue.
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Abnormal development of a part of the cats body.
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