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Disease Retroperitoneal Fibrosis

Name Retroperitoneal Fibrosis
Synonyms Chronic Periaortitides | Chronic Periaortitis | Disease, Ormond | Disease, Ormond's | Fibroses, Retroperitoneal | Fibrosis, Inflammatory Perianeurysmal | Fibrosis, Perianeurysmal Inflammatory | Fibrosis, Retroperitoneal | Idiopathic Retroperitoneal Fibrosis | Inflammatory Fibrosis, Perianeurysmal | Inflammatory Perianeurysmal Fibrosis | Ormond Disease | Ormond's Disease | Perianeurysmal Fibrosis, Inflammatory | Perianeurysmal Inflammatory Fibrosis | Periaortitides, Chronic | Periaortitis, Chronic | Retroperitoneal Fibroses
Definition A slowly progressive condition of unknown etiology, characterized by deposition of fibrous tissue in the retroperitoneal space compressing the ureters, great vessels, bile duct, and other structures. When associated with abdominal aortic aneurysm, it may be called chronic periaortitis or inflammatory perianeurysmal fibrosis.
Categories Pathology (process)
MeSH® ID D012185

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DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pathologic Processes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Fibrosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Retroperitoneal Fibrosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Retroperitoneal Fibrosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Multifocal fibrosclerosis