mastatrophy


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mastatrophy

 [mas-tat´ro-fe]
atrophy of the breast.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

mas·tat·ro·phy

, mastatrophia (mas-tat'rŏ-fē, mast-ă-trō'fē-ă),
Atrophy or wasting of the breasts.
[masto- + atrophy]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

mastatrophy

An older, nonspecific term for involution (atrophy) of breast tissue.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

mas·tat·ro·phy

, mastatrophia (mas-tat'rŏ-fē, -tă-trō'fē-ă)
Atrophy or wasting of the breasts.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

mastatrophy

Shrinkage of the breasts.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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