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The formation of excessive fibrous tissue, as in a reparative or reactive process.
fi·brot′ic (-brŏt′ĭk) adj.
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(Pathology) the formation of an abnormal amount of fibrous tissue in an organ or part as the result of inflammation, irritation, or healing
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the development in an organ of excess fibrous connective tissue.
fi•brot′ic (-ˈbrɒt ɪk) adj.
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|Noun||1.||fibrosis - development of excess fibrous connective tissue in an organ|
pneumoconiosis, pneumonoconiosis - chronic respiratory disease caused by inhaling metallic or mineral particles
cystic fibrosis, fibrocystic disease of the pancreas, mucoviscidosis, pancreatic fibrosis, CF - the most common congenital disease; the child's lungs and intestines and pancreas become clogged with thick mucus; caused by defect in a single gene; no cure is known
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
myelofibrosis - fibrosis of the bone marrow
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fibrosis[faɪˈbrəʊsɪs] n → fibrosi f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
n. fibrosis, formación anormal de tejido fibroso;
diffuse interstitial pulmonary ___ → ___ intersticial del pulmón;
proliferative ___ → ___ proliferativa;
retroperineal ___ → ___ retroperineal.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
fibrosisn fibrosis f; idiopathic pulmonary — fibrosis pulmonar idiopática; nephrogenic systemic — fibrosis sistémica nefrogénica
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.