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Doctors' Answers to "Frequently Asked Questions" - Retroperitoneal Fibrosis
Answer: Retroperitoneal Fibrosis is a condition where the organs behind the abdomen(kidneys, etc.) begin to fibrose. This can lead to renal failure and different organ dysfunction. The cause is not known and it is a fairly rare problem. There have been drugs which have been implicated in the condition. But, they are not currently on the market.