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Descriptor English:   Peritoneal Fibrosis 
Descriptor Spanish:   Fibrosis Peritoneal 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Fibrose Peritoneal 
Synonyms English:   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  
Tree Number:   C06.844.610
Definition English:   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. 
See Related English:   Peritoneal Dialysis
Retroperitoneal Fibrosis
History Note English:   2010 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   53502 
Unique Identifier:   D056627 

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