hyperthecosis

[ hī′pər-thē-kōsĭs ]

n.

Diffuse hyperplasia of the epithelioid cells of the corpus luteum.

Nearby words

  1. hypertensive arteriosclerosis,
  2. hypertensive retinopathy,
  3. hypertensor,
  4. hypertext,
  5. hypertext markup language,
  6. hyperthelia,
  7. hyperthermalgesia,
  8. hyperthermia,
  9. hyperthermophile,
  10. hyperthrombinemia


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