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path·o·gen·ic

 (păth′ə-jĕn′ĭk) also path·o·ge·net·ic (-jə-nĕt′ĭk)
adj.
1. Capable of causing disease.
2. Originating or producing disease.
3. Of or relating to pathogenesis.

path′o·gen′i·cal·ly adv.
path′o·ge·nic′i·ty (-jə-nĭs′ĭ-tē) n.
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path·o·gen·ic

, pathogenetic
a. patógeno-a, dañino-a, que causa una enfermedad.
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There is limited information about pathogenetic mechanisms explaining how ELC might correlate with atherosclerosis.
We have considered this mutation to be pathogenetic because both MITOMAP and Yahram scoring support its pathogenicity.
The mechanism of amyloidosis of the urinary tract is still unknown; however, abnormal protein metabolism and chronic urinary tract infections or repeated inflammation of the mucosa or submucosa are the best pathogenetic theories [9].
Activation of autoreactive B lymphocytes, leading to their differentiation into autoantibodies (auto-abs) producing plasma cells, is the most important pathogenetic mechanism in several autoimmune diseases.
The mutation in intron 10 (c.1030-1G>A) of TSC1 might indicate a pathogenetic mechanism which could be beneficial for differential diagnosis and future therapy exploring.
The concurrence of ring constrictions in Adams-Oliver syndrome: additional evidence for vascular disruption as common pathogenetic mechanism.
[8] This may be an additive pathogenetic mechanism.
In vitro organ models allow complex organ development studies and pathogenetic analyses to be carried out directly in human tissue.
The pathogenetic mechanisms of PIS are still unknown: fever and leukocytosis have been attributed to an activation of the inflammatory pathways induced by the aneurysm exclusion and mediated by the release of several inflammatory cytokines including TNF-[alpha], IL-1 [alpha], IL-1[beta], and IL-6 [5-7].
demonstrated a novel pathway (Wnt/betacatenin/COX-2/VEGF) to play a pathogenetic role in the development of retinopathies, and thus, this novel pathway might be a new target for future therapeutic approaches.
The use of preformed physical factors is reasonably considered a leading measure among the complex of pathogenetic therapeutic measures against chronic inflammation of the uterine appendages.