[hee-muh-toj-uh-nuh s, hem-uh-]
- originating in the blood.
- producing blood or components of blood.
- distributed or spread by way of the bloodstream, as in metastases of tumors or in infections; blood-borne.
Origin of hematogenous
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- Producing blood.
- Originating in or spread by the blood.
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