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  • Retroperitoneal fibrosis is the abnormal growth of tissue on and around abdominal structures, including blood vessels and ureters.
  • Complications may include blockages in the urinary tract, and kidney failure.
  • Diagnosis can be tricky, especially in the earlier stages of the disease. This is because many symptoms are non-specific and common to other conditions.

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Reviewed on: 18-05-2018