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Disease Peritoneal Fibrosis

Name Peritoneal Fibrosis
Synonyms Encapsulating Peritoneal Scleroses | Encapsulating Peritoneal Sclerosis | Fibroses, Peritoneal | Fibrosing Syndrome, Peritoneal | Fibrosing Syndromes, Peritoneal | Fibrosis, Peritoneal | Peritoneal Fibroses | Peritoneal Fibrosing Syndrome | Peritoneal Fibrosing Syndromes | Peritoneal Scleroses | Peritoneal Scleroses, Encapsulating | Peritoneal Sclerosis | Peritoneal Sclerosis, Encapsulating | Scleroses, Encapsulating Peritoneal | Scleroses, Peritoneal | Sclerosis, Encapsulating Peritoneal | Sclerosis, Peritoneal | Syndrome, Peritoneal Fibrosing | Syndromes, Peritoneal Fibrosing
Definition Disorder characterized by a wide range of structural changes in PERITONEUM, resulting from fibrogenic or inflammatory processes. Peritoneal fibrosis is a common complication in patients receiving PERITONEAL DIALYSIS and contributes to its gradual decrease in efficiency.
Categories Digestive system disease | Pathology (process)
MeSH® ID D056627

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1. DiseasesDigestive System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Peritoneal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Peritoneal Fibrosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. 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 Peritoneal Fibrosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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