hypermastia

hypermastia

 [hi″per-mas´te-ah]
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hy·per·mas·ti·a

(hī'pĕr-mas'tē-ă),
1. Synonym(s): polymastia
2. Excessively large mammary glands.
[hyper- + G. mastos, breast]
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hypermastia

(1) Breast enlargement; macromastia, mammary hypertrophy. 
(2) Pendulous breasts.
(3) Heavy breasts.
(4) Virginal hypertrophy, gigantomastia. 
(5) Polymastia.
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hy·per·mas·ti·a

(hī'pĕr-mas'tē-ă)
1. Synonym(s): polymastia.
2. Excessively large breasts.
[hyper- + G. mastos, breast]
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