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The production of a dense fibrous network of neuroglia; includes astrocytosis, which is a proliferation of astrocytes in the area of a degenerative lesion.

Year introduced: 1974(1969)

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Tree Number(s): C23.550.369

MeSH Unique ID: D005911

Entry Terms:

  • Glial Scar
  • Glial Scars
  • Scar, Glial
  • Astrocytosis
  • Astrocytoses
  • Astrogliosis

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