pyaemia

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py·e·mi·a

(pī-ē'mē-ă)
Septicemia due to pyogenic organisms causing multiple abscesses.
Synonym(s): pyaemia.
[G. pyon, pus, + haima, blood]

pyaemia

‘blood poisoning’ caused by the presence of pus-forming organisms in the blood. Pyaemia is usually associated with multiple abscesses throughout the body.

py·e·mi·a

(pī-ē'mē-ă)
Septicemia due to pyogenic organisms causing multiple abscesses.
Synonym(s): pyaemia.
[G. pyon, pus, + haima, blood]