Meaning of hypertrophied in English:

hypertrophied

Pronunciation /hʌɪˈpəːtrəfɪd/

adjective

Physiology

See hypertrophy

‘Athletes with hypertrophied muscles may be prone to develop this problem if they have the underlying popliteal arterial anatomy.’
  • ‘The right ventricle was markedly hypertrophied and dilated, consistent with severe cor pulmonale.’
  • ‘This was confirmed at excision biopsy, which also identified the hypertrophied vessel cut during the procedure.’
  • ‘No patients had anatomic abnormalities of the thoracic inlet, such as a hypertrophied scalenus anticus tendon or an obstructing tumor.’
  • ‘One factor pointing towards increased risk, in his case, was the fact that he had apparently a hypertrophied ventricle.’