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pathogenesis

 [path″o-jen´ĕ-sis]
the development of morbid conditions or of disease; more specifically the cellular events and reactions and other pathologic mechanisms occurring in the development of disease. adj., adj pathogenet´ic.

path·o·gen·e·sis

(path'ō-jen'ĕ-sis),
The pathologic, physiologic, or biochemical mechanism resulting in the development of a disease or morbid process. Compare: etiology.
[patho- + G. genesis, production]

pathogenesis

/patho·gen·e·sis/ (path″ah-jen´ĕ-sis) the development of morbid conditions or of disease; more specifically the cellular events and reactions and other pathologic mechanisms occurring in the development of disease.pathogenet´ic

pathogenesis

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

pathogenesis

[-jen′əsis]
Etymology: Gk, pathos + genesis, origin
the source or cause of an illness or abnormal condition.

path·o·gen·e·sis

(path'ō-jen'ĕ-sis)
The pathologic, physiologic, or biochemical mechanism resulting in the development of a disease or morbid process.
Compare: etiology
[patho- + G. genesis, production]

pathogenesis

The mechanisms involved in the development of disease. Compare AETIOLOGY.

pathogenesis

mode of origin or development of any disease or morbid process

pathogenesis,

n 1. the course of an illness from its initial manifestation through its critical development.
2. the process whereby disease occurs. See also symptoms, hierarchy of; proving; and homeopathic drug provings.

path·o·gen·e·sis

(path'ō-jen'ĕ-sis)
The pathologic, physiologic, or biochemical mechanism resulting in development of disease or morbidity.
[patho- + G. genesis, production]

pathogenesis (path″ojen´əsis),

n the course of an illness or condition, from its origin to manifestation and outbreak.

pathogenesis

the development of morbid conditions or of disease; more specifically the cellular events and reactions and other pathological mechanisms occurring in the development of disease. Includes the study of the relationship between the cause and the lesions, and that between the lesion and the clinical signs.
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