Translation of hypertrophy in Spanish:


hipertrofia, n.

Pronunciation /hʌɪˈpəːtrəfi//haɪˈpərtrəfi/


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    hipertrofia feminine
    • Cardiac hypertrophy - the enlargement of the heart muscle cells - can be fatal.
    • There may be evidence of cardiac ischemia, ventricular hypertrophy, or pericardial disease.
    • The antioxidative properties of statins also prevent the development of cardiac and smooth muscle cell hypertrophy.
    • Many risk factors for coronary artery disease also are predictors of hypertension, left ventricular hypertrophy, and diabetes mellitus.
    • It leads to left ventricular hypertrophy and increased connective tissue content, both of which decrease cardiac compliance.

intransitive verb

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