scar tissue


scar tissue

noun

Definition of SCAR TISSUE

:  the connective tissue forming a scar and composed chiefly of fibroblasts in recent scars and largely of dense collagenous fibers in old scars

First Known Use of SCAR TISSUE

1875

Rhymes with SCAR TISSUE

scar tissue

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SCAR TISSUE

: the connective tissue forming a scar and composed chiefly of fibroblasts in recent scars and largely of dense collagenous fibers in old scars

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