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In Back Neck and Spine

What is uncovertebral hypertrophy?

Uncovertebral hypertrophy is a type of spinal disorder and it issimilar to sclerosis. It basically is the narrowing of parts in thespine.
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

What is uncovertebral arthrosis?

Uncovertebral arthritis is a form of osteoarthritis. It affects theuncovertebral joints, or Luschka's joints. This condition alsoaffects the intervertebral discs between the v (MORE)
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What is a uncovertebral joint?

The uncovertebral joint is also known as the Luschka's joint. Theseare bone spurs that occur when the third through seventh cervicalvertebrae meet.
In Back Neck and Spine

Uncovertebral joint spurring?

Uncovertebral joint spurring occurs from the body's response fordiminishing spinal stability. Conditions that cause this includesosteoarthritis and disc degeneration.
In Back Neck and Spine

What is uncovertebral joint hypertrophy what is the cause?

The uncovertebral joints are in the neck between C3 - C7. Thesejoints are where the discs meet. Hypertrophy in these joints meansthat an unusually high number of bone spurs ar (MORE)
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What is hypertrophic facet joint?

Hypertrophic facet joint is where the joint becomes enlarged as aresult of degeneration. The joints are connected and impact thespinal vertebrae.
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What is uncovertebral arthropathy?

Uncovertebral arthropathy refers to degenerative changes of theuncovertebral joint. This joint is located on both sides of thedisc space adjacent to the cervical spine.
In Heart

What is hypertrophic heart?

A hypertrophic heart is an enlarged heart, which is due to an increase in cell SIZE rather than cell number (the latter is referred to as "hyperPLASIA").
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What is hypertrophic cardiomyopathy?

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HE stain) is a disease that ischaracterized by the abnormal thickening of the heart muscle, whichmakes it difficult for the heart to pump blood.
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What is mild hypertrophic changes in the thoracic spine?

Literally, from Greek, 'hyper' is a word meaning 'over, or excessive' and 'trophic' means, 'feeding/nutrition, or in this case, 'growth' Medically, it means that there is som (MORE)
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What is hypertrophic degenerative changes?

Hypertrophic degenerative changes refers to enlargement of aparticular organ or structure due to degeneration of that part. Anexample of this is in the musculoskeletal system, (MORE)
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What is uncovertebral joint arthropathy?

Uncovertebral joint arthropathy is a degenerative change of theuncovertebral joints. These joints are small synovial jointsbetween the lower cervical vertebrae and the superio (MORE)
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What is uncovertebral spurring?

Uncovertebral spurring is also known as uncovertebral jointosteophytes or bone spurring. This happens when vertebral bodiesfrom the third to the seventh part of the cervical v (MORE)
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What is a hypertrophic joint change?

Hypertrophic change of the AC joint is overgrowth in theacromioclavicular joint, often due to arthritis.
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What is a uncovertebral joint osteophyte formation?

Uncovertebral joints, which are smaller joints out to the side where the vertebra normally approximate one other so they're further out laterally. This is a reasonably comple (MORE)
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Hypertrophic obesity what is it?

Hypertrophic obesity is excessive weight gain in adulthood. And, a further explanation Hypertrophic is when the fat cells get bigger. This is as opposed to Hype (MORE)
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What is facet hypertrophic change?

Facet hypertrophic change is a term commonly found in x-ray and MRI reports concerning the condition of the spine. A facet is a type of joint found at the back or rear port (MORE)
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

What does hypertrophic changes of joints of Luschka and zygapophyseal joints mean?

It can be hard to understand this medical language at times. Let's start as if you don't have a clue. The term hyper- means too much or above. So there is too much or an over- (MORE)
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What are mild hypertrophic changes of the facets?

Facet joints are the joints of spine which permit movement between to vertebrae Their orientation decides the plane of movement. As person ages this joints my suffer from str (MORE)
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What is hypertrophic change?

The hypertrophic change is when muscles change from physicaltraining. It is considered the degeneration and enlargement of thefacet joint.
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

What is mild hypertrophic changes to a ac joint?

Hypertrophic change of the AC joint is overgrowth in theacromioclavicular joint, often due to arthritis. In this case, onlya beginning stage of arthritis.