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Aetiology is treated of under the heading EVOLUTION.
Considering the great importance of arresting the spread of infection at the outset, and the implicit reliance placed upon bacteriological criteria, the aetiology of such antecedent ailments deserves more attention than has hitherto been paid to it.
The term " pathogenesis " has reference to the generation and development of disease, and that of " aetiology," in its present bearing, has to do with its causes.
844 Plimmer, " Aetiology and Histology of Cancer," Practitioner (1899), ix.