fibroelastosis

[ fī′brō-ĭ-lăs′tōsĭs ]

n.

Excessive proliferation of collagenous and elastic fibrous tissue.

Nearby words

  1. fibrocystic disease of pancreas,
  2. fibrocystoma,
  3. fibrodysplasia,
  4. fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva,
  5. fibroelastic,
  6. fibroenchondroma,
  7. fibroepithelioma,
  8. fibrofolliculoma,
  9. fibroid,
  10. fibroid adenoma


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