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Growth of tissues and organs 

Growth of tissues and organs
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Growth of tissues and organs
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10.1093/med/9780199588442.003.0013
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date: 18 February 2020

General principles

Atrophy 868

Hypertrophy 869

Hyperplasia 869

Neoplasia

Nomenclature of neoplasms 870

The morphology of neoplasia 872

Metastasis 874

Molecular mechanisms of neoplasia 876

Chemotherapy and radiobiology

Cancer chemotherapy 880

Radiobiology 882

Decrease in the size of an organ or tissue as a result of decrease in size of the constituent cells and/or their number....

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