- septicaemic or US septicemic, adjective
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How to use septicaemia in a sentence
In acute anaemias, such as those associated with septicaemia, there is no doubt that blood destruction plays the principal part.
For cancer, infectious fevers (measles, scarlet fever, typhoid and septicaemia) and as a prophylactic.
You know while the bullet slew its thousands, septicaemia has slain its tens of thousands.Leaves from a Field Note-Book | J. H. Morgan
If the foetus putrefies it causes fatal septicaemia in the mother, or a perforating abscess, unless it is successfully removed.Essays In Pastoral Medicine | Austin Malley