pyogenic

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py·o·gen·ic

 (pī′ə-jĕn′ĭk)
adj.
Producing pus.

py•o•gen•ic

(ˌpaɪ əˈdʒɛn ɪk)

adj.
1. producing or generating pus.
2. attended with or pertaining to the formation of pus.
[1830–40]
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Adj.1.pyogenic - producing pus
Translations

py·o·gen·ic

, pyogenetic, pyogenous
a. piógeno-a, purulento-a.

pyogenic

adj piógeno, piogénico
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In HIV patients both TBM and CCM are the commonest cause of nonpyogenic meningitis.
Ring enhancement is not specific for pyogenic abscess and may be seen in other conditions such as nonpyogenic abscess, high grade neoplasm, primary central nervous system lymphoma, metastasis, infarct, hematoma, thrombosed giant aneurysm, radiation necrosis, demyelinating disease, and Toxoplasmosis gondii infection.
Mycobacterium tuberculosis is the most common nonpyogenic infecting agent that also can cause spondylodiscitis.