Definición de toxaemia en inglés:

toxaemia

Saltos de línea: tox|ae¦mia
Pronunciación: /tɒkˈsiːmɪə
 
/
(US toxemia)

sustantivo

[mass noun]
  • 1Blood poisoning by toxins from a local bacterial infection.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Almost immediately, they stumble into a raw spectrox nest that quickly infects them with spectrox toxemia - an almost incurable, fatal disease.
    • The patient often became severely ill from the general manifestations of infection - fever, rigors, and toxaemia - and was very likely to die when this occurred.
    • The classic textbook description of acute haematogenous osteomyelitis includes severe pain, fever, and toxaemia.
  • 1.1 (also toxaemia of pregnancy) another term for pre-eclampsia.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • It may also be called toxemia or pregnancy-induced hypertension.
    • Moreover, no significant differences in infant growth were noted between the presence/absence of toxemia during pregnancy, cesarean section, and smoking habit.
    • During her second pregnancy his wife, Shelley, developed toxemia; the couple awaited the new baby's birth with trepidation.

Derivativos

toxaemic

adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The second or toxemic stage of pertussis follows relatively nonspecific symptoms of the colonizaton stage.
  • Dr. Lueck observed the organism in the placental tissue of toxemic mothers and identified it in the circulating blood of toxemic patients.
  • When used in hemodialysis, it is part of an artificial kidney system for the treatment of patients with renal failure or toxemic conditions and provides access to a patient's blood for hemodialysis.

Origen

mid 19th century: from toxi- + -aemia.

Más definiciones de toxaemia 

Definición de toxaemia en: 

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día coloratura
Pronunciación: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody