pyogenic

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pyogenic

 [pi″o-jen´ik]
producing pus.

py·o·gen·ic

, pyogenetic (pī'ō-jen'ik, -jĕ-net'ik),
Pus-forming; relating to pus formation.
Synonym(s): pyogenous

pyogenic

/pyo·gen·ic/ (-jen´ik) suppurative.

pyogenic

(pī′ə-jĕn′ĭk)
adj.
Producing pus.

pyogenic

[pī′əjen′ik]
Etymology: Gk, pyon + genein, to produce
pus-producing.

py·o·gen·ic

, pyogenetic , pyogenous (pī'ō-jen'ik, -jĕ-net'ik, pī-ojĕ-nŭs)
Pus-forming; relating to pus formation.

pyogenic

pus-producing.

Pyogenic

Capable of generating pus. Streptococcus, Staphocococcus, and bowel bacteria are the primary pyogenic organisms.
Mentioned in: Abscess, Prickly Heat

py·o·gen·ic

, pyogenetic , pyogenous (pī'ō-jen'ik, -jĕ-net'ik, pī-ojĕ-nŭs)
Pus-forming; relating to pus formation.

pyogenic (pī´əjen´ik),

adj suppu-ration-producing.

pyogenic

producing pus.

pyogenic dermatitis
pyoderma.
pyogenic gingival granuloma
a bright red or blue mass on the gum, caused by chronic inflammation. Composed of vascular granulation tissue.
pyogenic spondylitis
vertebral osteomyelitis.