pathogenesis

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path·o·gen·e·sis

 (păth′ə-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs)
n.
The development of a diseased or morbid condition.

pathogenesis

(ˌpæθəˈdʒɛnɪsɪs) or

pathogeny

n
(Pathology) the origin, development, and resultant effects of a disease
pathogenetic adj

path•o•gen•e•sis

(ˌpæθ əˈdʒɛn ə sɪs)

also pa•thog•e•ny

(pəˈθɒdʒ ə ni)

n.
the production and development of disease.
[1875–80]
path`o•ge•net′ic (-oʊ dʒəˈnɛt ɪk) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pathogenesis - the origination and development of a disease
focalisation, focalization - the confinement of an infection to a limited area
pathologic process, pathological process - an organic process occurring as a consequence of disease
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path·o·gen·e·sis

n. patogénesis, origen y desarrollo de una enfermedad.