Infection of the blood with several forms of bacteria, so-called pyogenic and also nonpyogenic organisms.
[pyo- + G. sēptikos, putrefying, + haima, blood]
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Direct neural communication between gut microbiota and the brain is mainly realized through VN, i.e., bacteria stimulates afferent neurons of ENS,[sup][47] and the vagal signal from the gut can stimulate the anti-inflammatory response, preventing against pyosepticemia caused by microorganisms.