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The presence of bacteria in the blood.

bac′te·re′mic (-mĭk) adj.
bac′te·re′mi·cal·ly adv.
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Adj.1.bacteremic - of or relating to or having bacteremia
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Among hospitalised patients, the incidence of bacteremic pneumonia is 25percent with a mortality rate of 20percent.
8%), and mortality rates are higher for bacteremic patients infected with HCV than in those not infected (3).
Mino-Lok is an antimicrobial solution designed to salvage and sterilise infected central venous catheters (CVCs) in bacteremic patients.
Interestingly, serotype 3 has been found to be independently associated with septic shock as well as with high mortality rates in terms of bacteremic pneumococcal pneumonia (9).
The company said Prevenar 13 has been approved in China for active immunization for the prevention of invasive diseases, including bacteremic pneumonia, meningitis, septicemia and bacteremia, caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae (S.
Pfizer China announced today that it has received approval from the Chinese Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) to market its pneumococcal 13-valent conjugate vaccine, Prevenar 13, in China for active immunization for the prevention of invasive diseases (including bacteremic pneumonia, meningitis, septicemia, and bacteremia) caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae (S.
Bacteremic pneumonia in neutropenic patients with cancer: causes, empirical antibiotic therapy, and outcome.
Another study (15) compared BG results among 36 healthy blood donors versus 15 candidemic and 25 bacteremic patients, finding a 93.
Here, we present two cases of community-acquired Moraxella catarrhalis bacteremic pneumonia in adults; the first case is in an immunosuppressed patient, and the second is in a healthy immunocompetent patient.
In those that became bacteremic in the absence of mucositis, gastrointestinal toxicity was implicated as a potential risk factor [21].
Three of the 11 patients died (two adults and one neonate) during the hospitalization, although none of these deaths were attributed to the BCC bacteremic episode.
In addition, we measured the total binding capacity of our Seraph device for these pathogens and found it to be very high, exceeding the entire bloodstream load in bacteremic patients.