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bloodstream

 [blud´ strēm″]
the blood flowing through the circulatory system in the living body. Also written blood stream.

blood·stream

(blŭd'strēm),
The flowing blood as it is encountered in the circulatory system, as distinguished from blood that has been removed from the circulatory system or sequestered in a part; thus, something added to the bloodstream may be expected to become distributed to all parts of the body through which blood is flowing.

bloodstream

also

blood stream

(blŭd′strēm′)
n.
The flow of blood through the circulatory system of an organism.

bloodstream

the blood that flows freely through the circulatory system.

blood·stream

(blŭd'strēm)
The flowing blood as it is encountered in the circulatory system as distinguished from blood that has been removed from the circulatory system or sequestered in a part.

blood·stream

(blŭd'strēm)
Flowing blood as it is encountered in the circulatory system, as distinguished from blood that has been removed from the circulatory system or sequestered in a part; thus, something added to the bloodstream may be expected to become distributed to all parts of the body through which blood is flowing.

bloodstream

the blood flowing through the circulatory system in the living body.

bloodstream cooling
part of cardipulmonary bypass procedures.

Patient discussion about bloodstream

Q. Yeast infection in bloodstream How to get rid of yeast infection systemically.

A. there are several treatments and medications against systemic fungal infections, yeasts included. but in order to get treated you have to go through a proper diagnosis and a Dr. should check what kind of fungus you are having and prescribe the medication that fits it. me throwing all sort of medication names won't give you anything. this has to be checked out with a blood test and a culture.

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