algogenesis

al·go·gen·e·sis

, algogenesia (al-gō-jen'ĕ-sis, -jĕ-nē'zē-ă),
The production or origin of pain.
[algo- + G. genesis, origin]
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algogenesis

noun
(1) The production of pain (from Greek, algo-: pain).
(2) The lowering of temperature (from Latin, algor: cold); cryogenic.
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al·go·gen·e·sis

, algogenesia (al-gō-jen'ĕ-sis, -jĕ-nē'zē-ă)
The production or origin of pain.
[algo- + G. genesis, origin]
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They function by inhibiting the enzyme COX, which catalyzes the conversion of arachidonic acid to prostaglandins and thromboxane, which are main factors in algogenesis.[sup][4],[5] Two forms of COX have been identified.