Definición de pyaemia en inglés:

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pyaemia

Pronunciación: /pʌɪˈiːmɪə/
(US pyemia)

sustantivo

[mass noun]
Blood poisoning (septicaemia) caused by the spread in the bloodstream of pus-forming bacteria released from an abscess.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Nothing seemed to halt pyemia, and it had a mortality rate of over 90%.
  • There may be rapid and irritable pulse, dry brown tongue, dry skin, constipation, anorexia, and if pyemia develops there will be pain in the joints.

Derivados

pyaemic

adjetivo
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Pyaemic complications occurred in seven patients.
  • This imaging study also excluded biliary obstruction, pyaemic liver abscess, and tumour as causes of his jaundice.

Origen

Mid 19th century: modern Latin, from Greek puon 'pus' + haima 'blood'.

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Saltos de línea: py|aemia

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