pyogenic

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pyogenic

 [pi″o-jen´ik]
producing pus.
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py·o·gen·ic

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

(pī′ə-jĕn′ĭk)
adj.
Producing pus.
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py·o·gen·ic

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

pus-producing.
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Pyogenic

Capable of generating pus. Streptococcus, Staphocococcus, and bowel bacteria are the primary pyogenic organisms.
Mentioned in: Abscess, Prickly Heat
Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

py·o·gen·ic

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