Peritoneal Fibrosis

Known as: Fibroses, Peritoneal, Fibrosing Syndrome, Peritoneal, Syndromes, Peritoneal Fibrosing 
Disorder characterized by a wide range of structural changes in PERITONEUM, resulting from fibrogenic or inflammatory processes. Peritoneal fibrosis… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Over time, peritoneal dialysis results in functional and structural alterations of the peritoneal membrane, but the underlying… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVE Systemic sclerosis (SSc) belongs to the group of connective tissue disorders (CTDs), among which are several disorders… (More)
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2007
2007
Fibrosis mediated by transforming growth factor-beta (TGF-beta) is a common cause of peritoneal dialysis (PD) failure. In a model… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Administration of a methionine and choline deficient (MCD) diet to rodents causes progressive fibrosing steatohepatitis… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
We have stressed the role of certain growth factors and cytokines in peritoneal fibrosis, including TGFbeta, TIMP-1, and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Fibrosing alveolitis (FA) is a common and serious complication of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Before the availability… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Ultra-filtration failure is a serious complication of long-term continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD). This… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The fibroproliferative reaction to acute lung injury may limit restoration of normal lung function and increase mortality in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Fibrosing alveolitis associated with systemic sclerosis (FASSc) is considered to be histologically and radiologically… (More)
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Review
1992
Review
1992
Drawing from diverse sources including epidemiological and clinical data, surgical observations, histopathology, serosal healing… (More)
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