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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Development of excess connective tissue in an organ.

Usage examples (35)
  • In addition, a board-certified pediatric pulmonologist with specialized training in cystic fibrosis is available 24 hours a day.
  • I happen to had intertisual pulmonary fibrosis, which is a bit different than cystic fibrosis.
  • HSCs are the major cell type involved in liver fibrosis, which is the formation of scar tissue in response to liver damage.
  • Apparently he was suffering from pulmonary fibrosis which is a scarring of the lungs. for more
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