What does fibrosis mean?

Fibrosis is used to describe the microscopic appearance of a scar. Fibrosis is made up of a specialized type of tissue called collagen. Collagen is made by cells called fibroblasts. When examined under the microscope, collagen looks more pink than normal tissue. Another word that means the same as fibrosis is fibrotic. Why do scars …
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