[ hee-muh-toj-uh-nuhs, hem-uh- ]
/ ˌhi məˈtɒdʒ ə nəs, ˌhɛm ə- /
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.
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Words nearby hematogenous
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Medical definitions for hematogenous
[ hē′mə-tŏj′ə-nəs ]
Originating in or spread by the blood.
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