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.

cryp·to·gen·ic py·e·mi·a

pyemia with a source that is not evident.

cryp·to·gen·ic py·e·mi·a

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

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.