physiologic cup n.
A funnel-shaped depression in the optic disk.
- Physiologic dwarf
physiologic dwarf n. An undersized person whose development has been symmetrical and at a normal rate, but less extensive than normal.
- Physiologic equilibrium
physiologic equilibrium n. See nutritive equilibrium.
- Physiologic excavation
physiologic excavation n. See excavation of optic disk.
- Physiologic hypertrophy
physiologic hypertrophy n. A temporary increase in size of an organ or part to provide for a natural increase of function such as occurs in the walls of the uterus and in the mammary glands during pregnancy. Also called functional hypertrophy.