Related Overviews


'hypercatabolism' can also refer to...


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Medicine and Health


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference


an abnormally increased rate of metabolic breakdown of substances in the body. See catabolism.

—hypercatabolic adj.

Subjects: Medicine and Health.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.