Fibrosis vs Myelofibrosis - What's the difference?

fibrosis | myelofibrosis |


As nouns the difference between fibrosis and myelofibrosis

is that fibrosis is (medicine) the formation of excess fibrous connective tissue in an organ while myelofibrosis is a myeloproliferative disorder of the bone marrow, in which the marrow undergoes fibrosis.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

fibrosis

English

Noun

(wikipedia fibrosis) (-)
  • (medicine) The formation of excess fibrous connective tissue in an organ
  • Derived terms

    * cystic fibrosis * fibrotic

    myelofibrosis

    English

    Noun

    (-) (wikipedia myelofibrosis)
  • A myeloproliferative disorder of the bone marrow, in which the marrow undergoes fibrosis.