pyogenic


Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

pyogenic

 [pi″o-jen´ik]
producing pus.

py·o·gen·ic

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

pyogenic

(pī′ə-jĕn′ĭk)
adj.
Producing pus.

py·o·gen·ic

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

pyogenic

pus-producing.

Pyogenic

Capable of generating pus. Streptococcus, Staphocococcus, and bowel bacteria are the primary pyogenic organisms.
Mentioned in: Abscess, Prickly Heat

py·o·gen·ic

, pyogenetic , pyogenous (pī'ō-jen'ik, -jĕ-net'ik, pī-ojĕ-nŭs)
Pus-forming; relating to pus formation.
References in periodicals archive ?
Sonographically guided percutaneous catheter drainage versus needle aspiration in the management of pyogenic liver abscess.
KEYWORDS: Infectious spondylodiscitis, Pyogenic, Tubercular, Brucellar, Clinical features, Diagnosis.
In the clinical evaluation, special attention was given for detection of any other associated pyogenic infection, or ear discharge, h/o contact with tuberculosis, significant history.
Papillon-Lefevre syndrome with pyogenic hepatic abscess: A rare association.
Tuberculous versus pyogenic arthritis: MR imaging evaluation.
In areas where brucellosis is endemic, it is important to consider the Brucella species as a causative agent of cutaneous abscesses among other pyogenic microorganisms, not least among individuals who consume unpasteurized dairy products or those who are exposed to sources of Brucella through contact with animal tissues.
On the other hand, epidermal cysts, fibromas, fibrolipomas, neurinomas, schwannomas, and pyogenic granulomas were found to occur more frequently in males [Table 3].
Pyogenic liver abscess as the first manifestation of hepatobiliary malignancy.
Clinical diagnosis and management of hormonally responsive oral pregnancy tumor (pyogenic granuloma).