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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: trof'o-nu-ro'sis

Definition: A trophic disorder, such as atrophy, hypertrophy, or a skin eruption, occurring as a consequence of disease or injury of the nerves of the part.

[tropho- + G. neuron, nerve, + -osis, condition]

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