hyperplastic tissue


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hy·per·plas·tic tis·sue

(hīpĕr-plastik tishū)
In dentistry, excessively movable tissue about the maxilla or mandible.
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Studies have shown that finasteride may decrease hyperplastic tissue by approximately 25%, and that it may decrease the risk of patients developing urinary retention due to BPH by 57%, as well as reducing patient's risk of undergoing BPH surgery by 55% (Boyle et al.
Microscopic examination showed fibrous hyperplastic tissue with chronic inflammation.
Generalized gingival enlargement may vary from mild enlargement of interdental papillae to such severe uniform enlargement that the crowns of the teeth may be covered by hyperplastic tissue (Gungormus et al, 2002).
Recalled after one week, only the inflammatory component has resolved but the hyperplastic tissue over the premaxillary region remained the same.
The TUNA(TM) System, is designed to offer a minimally invasive alternative for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) by selectively shrinking the hyperplastic tissue that compresses the urethra.
Normal saline was used to wash the surface of wounds, and remove cutinized hyperplastic tissues around the wound.
Hyperplastic tissues sometimes but not invariably regresses after removal of the stimulus or the irritant.