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pyemia

 [pi-e´me-ah]
septicemia in which secondary foci of pus formation occur and multiple abscesses are formed. adj., adj pye´mic.
arterial pyemia a form due to the dissemination of septic emboli from the heart.
cryptogenic pyemia that in which the source of infection is in an unidentified tissue.

py·e·mi·a

(pī-ē'mē-ă),
Septicemia due to pyogenic organisms causing multiple abscesses.
Synonym(s): pyogenic fever
[G. pyon, pus, + haima, blood]

pyemia

/py·e·mia/ (-ēm´e-ah) septicemia in which secondary foci of suppuration occur and multiple abscesses are formed.pye´mic
arterial pyemia  that due to dissemination of septic emboli from the heart.
cryptogenic pyemia  that in which the source of infection is in an unidentified tissue.

pyemia

(pī-ē′mē-ə)
n.
Septicemia caused by pyogenic microorganisms in the blood, often resulting in the formation of multiple abscesses.

py·e′mic adj.

py·e·mi·a

(pī-ē'mē-ă)
Septicemia due to pyogenic organisms causing multiple abscesses.
Synonym(s): pyaemia.
[G. pyon, pus, + haima, blood]

py·e·mi·a

(pī-ē'mē-ă)
Septicemia due to pyogenic organisms causing multiple abscesses.
Synonym(s): pyaemia.
[G. pyon, pus, + haima, blood]

pyemia

septicemia in which secondary foci of suppuration occur and multiple abscesses are formed.

arterial pyemia
a form due to the dissemination of septic emboli from the heart.
cryptogenic pyemia
that in which the source of infection is in an unidentified tissue.