histopathogenesis

noun
his·​to·​patho·​gen·​e·​sis | \ ˌhis-tə-ˌpath-ə-ˈjen-ə-səs How to pronounce histopathogenesis (audio) \
plural histopathogeneses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce histopathogenesis (audio) \

Medical Definition of histopathogenesis

: the origin and development of diseased tissue

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“Histopathogenesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/histopathogenesis. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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