pneumococcemia

[ nōō′mō-kŏk-sēmē-ə ]

n.

The presence of pneumococci in the blood.

Nearby words

  1. pneumocardial,
  2. pneumocele,
  3. pneumocentesis,
  4. pneumocephalus,
  5. pneumococcal vaccine,
  6. pneumococcidal,
  7. pneumococcosis,
  8. pneumococcosuria,
  9. pneumococcus,
  10. pneumoconiosis


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