<pathology> A wasting away, a diminution in the size of a cell, tissue, organ or part.
Origin: L., Gr. Atrophia
(16 Dec 1997)
Terms mentioned in text: pathology, wasting, size, cell, tissue, organ, part
Previous terms: atrophoderma reticulatum symmetricum faciei, atrophoderma striatum, atrophodermatosis, atropia, atropine, atropine dehydrase, atropine derivatives