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1. pathogenesis

noun. the origination and development of a disease.

Synonyms

  • focalization
  • pathological process
  • focalisation

Etymology

  • -genesis (English)
  • patho- (English)
  • πάθος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Example sentences of the word pathogenesis


1. Noun, singular or mass
Therefore, severe potassium deficiency caused by excessive consumption of licorice or other causes can lead to the pathogenesis of many nerve and heart disorders.

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