Adjective "fibrotic" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/fʌɪˈbrɒtɪk/

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'We investigated the prognostic factors for fibrotic interstitial pneumonia.'
  2. 'Oral submucous fibrosis is a pre-malignant fibrotic condition of the mouth that exhibits excessive collagen production.'

Definitions

1. the development in an organ of excess fibrous connective tissue.

More examples(as adjective)

"tissues can be fibrotic."

Origin

(fibrosis)