Definition of pathophysiology in English:

pathophysiology

noun

Medicine
  • The disordered physiological processes associated with disease or injury.

    ‘intracranial hypertension contributes to the pathophysiology of this condition’
    • ‘This positive concordance should reflect the pathophysiology of the disease process.’
    • ‘The pathophysiology of brain abscess is probably different.’
    • ‘The cause and pathophysiology of fibromyalgia are unknown.’
    • ‘Perhaps the inflammation and pathophysiology are different between the sheep and mice.’
    • ‘The pathophysiology of dyspepsia is not well understood.’

Pronunciation:

pathophysiology

/ˌpaTHəˌfizēˈäləjē/