phthisiogenesis

noun
phthis·​io·​gen·​e·​sis | \ ˌt(h)iz-ē-ə-ˈjen-ə-səs How to pronounce phthisiogenesis (audio) \
plural phthisiogeneses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce phthisiogeneses (audio) \

Medical Definition of phthisiogenesis

: the development of pulmonary tuberculosis

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“Phthisiogenesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/phthisiogenesis. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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