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Definition of "atrophic" []

  • Of, pertaining to, or arising from atrophy (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "atrophic" in a sentence
  • "People with a stomach or intestinal disorder, such as atrophic gastritis"
  • "DIGESTIVE TONIC Treatment of stomach and duodenal ulcer and chronic atrophic gastritis; improvement of indigestion"
  • "There are combination antifungalsteroid creams available, but the risk is that overusing steroid cream on sensitive private parts or the face can lead to a thinning out of the skin permanently, with what are called “atrophic changes.”"