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Fibrosis: Introduction

Fibrosis: A condition marked by increased fibrous tissue that develops between the cells of various organs or tissues. It is a common feature ... more about Fibrosis.

Fibrosis: The formation of fibrous tissue. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Fibrosis is available below.

Symptoms of Fibrosis

  • Symptoms can vary considerably depending on the location and extent of the condition as well as the symptoms of the underlying cause.
  • Scarring
  • Development of excess fibrous connective tissue
  • more symptoms...»

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Fibrosis: Deaths

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Types of Fibrosis

Causes of Fibrosis

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Research about Fibrosis

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Clinical Trials for Fibrosis

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Fibrosis: Broader Related Topics

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Article Excerpts about Fibrosis

A condition marked by increased fibrous tissue that develops between the cells of various organs or tissues. It is a common feature of scleroderma and some other diseases. Fibrosis causes hardening or stiffening of tissues in the skin, joints, and internal organs. (Source: excerpt from Handout on Health Scleroderma: NIAMS)

Definitions of Fibrosis:

Development of excess fibrous connective tissue in an organ - (Source - WordNet 2.1)

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  1. Fibrosis: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Types
  6. Deaths

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