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Related to fibroplasia: retrolental fibroplasia, cicatrisation


The formation of fibrous tissue, as normally occurs in the healing of wounds.

fi′bro·plas′tic (-plăs′tĭk) adj.


(ˌfaɪ brəˈpleɪ ʒə, -ʒi ə)

the formation of new fibrous tissue.
fi`bro•plas′tic (-ˈplæs tɪk) adj.


n. fibroplasia, producción de tejido fibroso tal como en la cicatrización de una herida.
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Results showed severe inflammatory reaction of the excised tracheal rings, with heterophils, lymphocytes, histiocytes, multinucleated giant cells, and fibrin, chronic active fibroplasia, complete loss of the respiratory epithelium, and necrosis of the tracheal cartilage.
Frequent eye examinations of premature newborns play an important role in the early diagnosis and treatment of retrolental fibroplasia.
18] Larval extracts and EGF have been shown to stimulate fibroplasia through different mechanisms and to have a synergistic effect.
Spaces between glands are usually markedly widened, and the intervening stroma shows fibroplasia with or without hyalinization (Figure 7, A and B).
Lung had suppurative pneumonia with the presence of embolic thrombi and intra-alveolar colonies of gram negative bacilli and coccobacilli (Figure 1D); severe interstitial fibroplasia with mixed inflammatory infiltrate was observed.
1) During adolescence, the histological pattern is similar to that of an epidermal nevi, which includes acanthosis and fibroplasia of the papillary dermis.
Chronic trauma, infection, hyperkeratosis, decreased vascular supply, and impaired sensation may produce excessive fibroplasia in a susceptible host.
Keloids and hypertrophic scars are an exaggeration of fibroplasia in dermal repair.
The pathologic diagnostic criteria for calciphylaxis utilized at the Mayo Clinic require skin biopsy evidence of medial calcification and intimai fibroplasia of pannicular arterioles with cutaneous necrosis.
Histologically, severe inflammatory infiltrate, fibroplasia and densely packed collagen fibres were observed.
These cases were classified according to the major histological appearance characterized by diffuse vacuolation in the cytoplasm of hepatocytes in acute cases, proliferation of the bile ducts and mild fibroplasia in subacute cases and severe fibrosis in chronic cases Guerrre et al.
The discovery of retrolental fibroplasia and the role of oxygen: A historical review, 1942-1956.