(Science: pathology) a wasting Away, a diminution in the size of a cell, tissue, organ or part.
Origin: L., gr.... Read More
A degenerative change occurring in fat cells, the fat being absorbed and its place being taken by a serous... Read More
atrophy of the nails.
Origin: onycho-- g. Atrophia, atrophy
onychatrophia is an atrophy or... Read More
noun, plural: lipofuscins
(cell biology) Any of the minute, yellow-brown, lipogenic pigment granules that... Read More
What are ganglia? To simply define ganglia in biology, it is the structure of an oval shape that... Read More
The glandular organ that stores and metabolizes nutrients, detoxifies, and produces bile
In human... Read More
Causing waste; also, undergoing waste; diminishing; as, a wasting disease; a wasting fortune.
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Hypertrophy refers to the enlargement or increase in the size of an organ or tissue due to the... Read More
Catabolism is the branch of the metabolic process that breaks down complex, big molecules into... Read More
(1) A degenerative condition of the vitreous and retinal parts of the eye, and may eventually lead to... Read More
plaster of Paris disease
atrophy of bone in a limb which has been encased for some time in a plaster of paris... Read More
A pheromone is a chemical released by an organism and serves as a behavior-modifying agent. It means... Read More
Degenerative Disease Definition
A degenerative disease is defined as a disease characterized by the worsening condition due... Read More
Gravity is a natural phenomenon that affects all things particularly all living creatures from cell to human being. It has... Read More