fibrogenesis

noun
fi·​bro·​gen·​e·​sis | \ ˌfī-brə-ˈjen-ə-səs How to pronounce fibrogenesis (audio) \
plural fibrogeneses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce fibrogenesis (audio) \

Medical Definition of fibrogenesis

: the development or proliferation of fibers or fibrous tissue pulmonary fibrogenesis resulting from inhalation of asbestos

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“Fibrogenesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/fibrogenesis. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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