fibrotic
adjective see fibrosis

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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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 — fibrosis ► NOUN Medicine ▪ the thickening and scarring of connective tissue, usually as a result of injury. DERIVATIVES fibrotic adjective …   English terms 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

  • fibrosis — fibrotic /fuy brot ik/, adj. /fuy broh sis/, n. Pathol. the development in an organ of excess fibrous connective tissue. [1870 75; FIBR + OSIS] * * * …   Universalium

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