histometaplastic

[ hĭs′tō-mĕt′ə-plăstĭk ]

adj.

Stimulating the transformation of tissue from one type to another.

Nearby words

  1. histologic accommodation,
  2. histologist,
  3. histology,
  4. histolysis,
  5. histoma,
  6. histomorphology,
  7. histone,
  8. histone base,
  9. histonuria,
  10. histopathogenesis


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