Definitions for "Pathogenesis"
The underlying origin or cause of a disease.
1. the origin of a disease. 2. the way a disease develops and its effects.
The cellular events, and reactions and other pathologic mechanisms occurring in the development of a disease.
Keywords:  pathogeny
The production of damage (pathology) in a tissue.
That portion of the life cycle of a pathogen during which it becomes, and continues to be, associated with its suscept. ( 20)