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a·troph·ic

(ă-trof'ik),
Denoting atrophy.

a·troph·ic

(ā-trō'fik)
Denoting atrophy.

Atrophic

A wasting of cells and tissues.
Mentioned in: Venous Insufficiency
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Caption: FIGURE 7: Visibility of the atrophic border examined with WLI and LCI in areas with very similar colors on WLI.
Multiple violaceous, atrophic, vertical linear striae were noted affecting the axillae and proximal arms (Figure 1).
On physical examination, the patient presented multiple, annular, brown, atrophic, hyperkeratotic, 0.5-1 cm in diameter, minimally scaly papules (Figures 1 and 2).
Anderson and Harvey (1993) reported two forms of disease as acute eosinophilic myositis and chronic atrophic myositis.
The report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development for Vaginal Atrophy (Atrophic Vaginitis), complete with analysis by stage of development, drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type.
This report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Vaginal Atrophy (Atrophic Vaginitis), complete with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment by drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type, along with latest updates, and featured news and press releases.
According to Table 6, there is a strong inverse correlation between gastrin-17 amount in serum and histological level of antral atrophic gastritis expression (r - 0,85 u r - 0,7).
Group I: comprised 45 patients with OLP, no histopathologic signs of dysplasia, 15 reticular type and 30 patients with symptomatic OLP (15 atrophic and 15 erosive types), group II: 12 OLP cases showing dysplastic changes and group III: 15 control subjects with no oral mucosal disease.
Serological atrophic gastritis was defined as a serum PG I level of [less than or equal to]70 ng/mL and a PG I/II ratio of [less than or equal to]3.0.
After isolation of the renal hilum, the upper pole ureter was dissected toward the hilum and the atrophic upper pole of the kidney was isolated.
Microscopic analysis revealed that 83.6% (179) of the lesions presented partial epithelial lining, and 66.4% (142) presented atrophic lining.
Chronic gastritis, peptic ulcer disease, and atrophic gastritis are recognized consequences of this infection.