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The Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) is downloaded weekly from The file downloaded is considered the "last stable build" available for the ontology. For more about the HPO, view their website at

Term:Skeletal muscle hypertrophy
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Accession:HP:0003712 term browser browse the term
Definition:Hypertrophy (increase in size) of muscle cells (as opposed to hyperplasia, which refers to an increase in the number of muscle cells).
Comment:Increased muscle bulk based on clinical observation.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Hypertrophic muscles;   Increased skeletal muscle cells;   Muscle hypertrophy;   Muscular hypertrophy
 xref: UMLS:C2265792

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  Human phenotype 0
    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Abnormality of the musculoskeletal system 0
        Abnormality of the musculature 0
          Abnormal skeletal muscle morphology 0
            Abnormality of muscle size 0
              Skeletal muscle hypertrophy 0
                Facial muscle hypertrophy 0
                Generalized muscle hypertrophy 0
                Macroglossia + 0
                Marked muscular hypertrophy 0
                Muscle hypertrophy of the lower extremities + 0
                Neck muscle hypertrophy 0
                Paraspinal muscle hypertrophy 0
                Scapular muscle hypertrophy 0
                Upper limb muscle hypertrophy + 0
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