septicemic abscess


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py·e·mic ab·scess

a hematogenous abscess resulting from pyemia, septicemia, or bacteremia.
Synonym(s): septicemic abscess

py·e·mic ab·scess

(pī-ē'mik ab'ses)
A hematogenous abscess resulting from pyemia, septicemia, or bacteremia.
Synonym(s): septicemic abscess, pyaemic abscess.

septicemic abscess

An abscess resulting from septicemia.
See also: abscess