cryptogenic pyemia


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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.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

cryp·to·gen·ic py·e·mi·a

pyemia with a source that is not evident.
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cryp·to·gen·ic py·e·mi·a

(kriptō-jenik pī-ēmē-ă)
Infection with source that is not evident.
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