fibrosis

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fibrosis

the formation of an abnormal amount of fibrous tissue in an organ or part as the result of inflammation, irritation, or healing

fibrosis

[fī′brō·səs]
(medicine)
Growth of fibrous connective tissue in an organ or part in excess of that naturally present.
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At the beginning of last year Marley, from Middlesbrough, was diagnosed with congenital hepatic fibrosis, polycystic kidney disease and Caroli disease - genetic conditions affecting his liver and kidneys.
Marley has congenital hepatic fibrosis, polycystic kidney disease and Caroli disease - genetic conditions affecting his liver and kidneys.
As reported in the Gazette earlier this year he was diagnosed with congenital hepatic fibrosis, polycystic kidney disease and Caroli disease - genetic conditions affecting his liver and kidneys.

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