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1. Proteus syndrome causes an overgrowth of skin, bones, muscles, fatty tissues, and blood and lymphatic vessels.

2. Yeast infections are caused by an overgrowth of fungus in the vagina known as Candida.

3. The polyp itself represents an overgrowth of the mucous membranes.

4. Mutations that reduce the production of functional myostatin lead to an overgrowth of muscle tissue.

5. As a result of the low acidity levels, patients can develop an overgrowth of bacteria.

6. As a result, estrogen is produced continuously, causing an overgrowth of the uterus lining.

7. Tumors may be caused by conditions other than an overgrowth of neoplastic cells, however.

8. Pectus carinatum is an overgrowth of costal cartilage causing the sternum to protrude forward.

9. A line of Chinese Celtis (Celtis sinensis) and an overgrowth of trees and shrubs choke the RNA/Bowen Park Boundary.

10. The nevus is due to an overgrowth of the epidermis, pigment cells (melanocytes), and hair follicles.

11. The appearance of an epulis fissuratum microscopically is an overgrowth of cells from the fibrous connective tissue.

12. The excess hydrogen or methane is assumed to be typically caused by an overgrowth of otherwise normal intestinal bacteria.

13. There are two types of SGBS, each found on a different gene: SGBS is also considered to be an overgrowth syndrome (OGS).

14. They appear as an overgrowth of gingival or pulpal tissue.

15. Endogenous RTIs are caused by an overgrowth of bacteria which is normally present.

16. It is similar to Sotos syndrome and is classified as an overgrowth syndrome.

17. Mouth infections are most commonly caused by an overgrowth of bacteria that normally populate the oral cavity.

18. Pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia (PASH), is an overgrowth of myofibroblastic cells in the breast.

19. Mutations that reduce the production of functional myostatin lead to an overgrowth of muscle tissue.

20. An overgrowth of Prevotella and a reduction of Lactobacillus have been correlated with the onset of osteomyelitis in mice.

21. Neural fibrolipoma is an overgrowth of fibro-fatty tissue along a nerve trunk that often leads to nerve compression.

22. The condition is named for an overgrowth of sebaceous glands in the area of the nevus.

23. Pustules are caused by an overgrowth of the yeast, Malassezia furfur, which plugs the follicles.

24. Vascular tumors are characterized by an overgrowth of normal vessels, which show increased endothelial proliferation.

25. This sometimes painful condition involves "an overgrowth of the soft tissue" that can partially cover the nail plate.

26. This can lead to an overgrowth of C. difficile, which flourishes under these conditions.

27. Tattooing can also lead to raised areas caused by an overgrowth of scar tissue (keloids).

28. These fungi turn into infectious factors when antibiotics or other factors cause an overgrowth of these fungi.

29. Polyps are an overgrowth of the tissue that lines the uterine cavity or cervix.

30. Mutations in the DNA methyltransferase gene DNMT3A cause an overgrowth syndrome with intellectual disability.