How to use pyaemia in a sentence
Abscess in the spleen occasionally occurs, usually in association with infective endocarditis or with general pyaemia.
Such terrible scourges as pyaemia and hospital gangrene were rife in all of them.Victorian Worthies | George Henry Blore
Acute inflammatory conditions may be secondary to zymotic diseases such as diphtheria, pyaemia, typhus fever and others.
In general pyaemia multiple small abscesses may occur in the liver.
An' what 'ud they be, then, if it wasn't the bacillus of pyaemia?Hilda Wade | Grant Allen
British Dictionary definitions for pyaemia
blood poisoning characterized by pus-forming microorganisms in the blood
- pyaemic or pyemic, adjective
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