- fibrosis ► NOUN Medicine ▪ the thickening and scarring of connective tissue, usually as a result of injury.DERIVATIVES fibrotic adjective.
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fibrotic — adjective Of, pertaining to, or exhibiting fibrosis a highly fibrotic lesion … Wiktionary
fibrotic — Pertaining to or characterized by fibrosis. * * * fi·brot·ic fī brät ik adj characterized by or affected with fibrosis <the fibrotic liver> … Medical dictionary
fibrotic — adjective see fibrosis … New Collegiate Dictionary
fibrotic — See fibrosis. * * * … Universalium
fibrotic — adj. of or pertaining to fibrosis, of or pertaining to excessive growth of fibrous tissue in an organ (Medicine) … English contemporary dictionary
fibrotic — fi·brot·ic … English syllables
fibrotic — adjective see fibrosis * * * fībrotˈic adjective Relating to fibrosis • • • Main Entry: ↑fibre … Useful english dictionary
fibrotic cavities — cavities of the lung composed of granulation tissue surrounded by scar tissue, as in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis or tuberculosis; in tuberculosis they may be the source from which the disease spreads to other pulmonary segments … Medical dictionary
fibrotic myopathy — fibrosis with adhesions in the thigh muscles of working horses; the muscles eventually become hard and ossified. Called also ossifying m … Medical dictionary
ossifying myopathy — fibrotic m … Medical dictionary