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What is apoptosis?
Apoptosis is cell death resulting from activation of intracellular signaling cascades that cause cell suicide. Apoptosis is tidy and not usually assoc with systemic manifestations of inflammation.
Hypertrophy, hyperplasia and atrophy result from what?
Hypertrophy and hyperplasia result from increased funcitonal demand. Atrophy results from decreased functional demand or chronic ischemia.
Metaplasia and dysplasia result from what?
Metaplasia and dysplasia result from persistent injury.
What is apoptosis?
Apoptosis is cell death resulting from activation of intracellular signaling cascades that cause cell suicide. Apoptosis is tidy and not usually assoc with systemic manifestations of inflammation.
Hypertrophy, hyperplasia and atrophy result from what?
Hypertrophy and hyperplasia result from increased funcitonal demand. Atrophy results from decreased functional demand or chronic ischemia.
Metaplasia and dysplasia result from what?
Metaplasia and dysplasia result from persistent injury.