A case of diffuse hypertrophy of the breasts
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Published by s.n. in [Montreal? .
Written in English


  • Breast -- Diseases.

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Other titlesMontreal medical journal.
StatementJames Bell.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 24542.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16932239M
ISBN 100665245424

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Muscle hypertrophy—defined as an increase in muscular size—is one of the primary outcomes of resistance training. Science and Development of Muscle Hypertrophy is a comprehensive compilation of science-based principles to help professionals develop muscle hypertrophy in athletes and more than references and applied guidelines throughout, no other resource offers a Cited by: 5. Macromastia is a condition of abnormal enlargement of the breast in excess of the normal proportion. It can be unilateral or bilateral and generally manifest at puberty when secondary sexual. Breast hypertrophy is a benign progressive enlargement, which can occur in both breasts or only in one breast. Gigantomastia is a rare breast condition characterised by rapid, diffuse and excessiv e. diffuse hypertrophy: An uncommon lesion of periadolescent females, which is characterised by rapid symmetrical breast enlargement; beginning around menarche, it .

Start studying Adaptations: Hypertrophy, hyperplasia, atrophy, metaplasia. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. -proliferation of glandular epithelium of breasts during puberty or pregnancy (hormonal hyperplasia, and hypertrophy) (lf3 =diffuse atrophy). OBJECTIVE: To present a case of massive bilateral gigantomastia with huge bilateral hypertrophy of the axillary breasts. METHODS: Review of the prentation, clinical and investigative findings aswell as the outcome of surgical intervention of a young Nigerian woman with bilateral severe breast hypertrophy and severe hypertrophy of axillary : Rahman Ga, Adigunt Ia, Yusuf If, Bamigbade Dp. Little change in the appearance of the breast was noted, and she was dismissed from the hospital on April Later in April and in early May, three x-ray treatments were given to the breast without ehan~e in size or appearance of the breast. The breast increased gradually in. size and by J , had become slightly pendulous (Fig. 1).Cited by: 5. moderate hypertrophy and more than mm3 as gigantomastia4. Juvenile hypertrophy of the breast is a very uncommon disorder that occurs near the time of menarche and results in pathologic overgrowth of the breasts1,7. Bauer et al.2 reviewed all pediatric breast pathologies over an year period and found only five cases (%) with the File Size: KB.

Juvenile hypertrophy of the breast (JHB) is a rare and relentless disease affecting women in the peripubertal period. We present a year-old girl with massive bilateral JHB, successfully treated with a breast reduction and free nipple graft technique. A total of grams of breast tissue had been removed, accounting for % of the patient&#x;s total body : Akmal Hisham, Marzida Abd Latib, Normala Basiron. Massive hypertrophy of the breast with pregnancy is a rare condition of unknown etiology referred to as gigantomastia of pregnancy. It is reported in all races during childbearing years but is less common than juvenile or virginal hypertrophy, 31 which usually has its onset between ages 11 and 19 years old. When associated with pregnancy, hypertrophy usually begins during the first. diffuse hypertrophy-breast: Virginal hypertrophy A cause of breast enlargement in periadolescence, characterized by symmetrical mammary enlargement, which may be significant; in most Pts there is rapid growth over several months which begins near menarche, after which there is no further ↑ in size. Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a page image below to browse page by by: 6.