autointoxication

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au·to·in·tox·i·ca·tion

 (ô′tō-ĭn-tŏk′sĭ-kā′shən)
n.
Self-poisoning caused by endogenous microorganisms, metabolic wastes, or other toxins produced within the body. Also called autotoxemia.

autointoxication

(ˌɔːtəʊɪnˌtɒksɪˈkeɪʃən)
n
(Pathology) self-poisoning caused by absorption of toxic products originating within the body. Also called: autotoxaemia

au•to•in•tox•i•ca•tion

(ˌɔ toʊ ɪnˌtɒk səˈkeɪ ʃən)

n.
poisoning with toxic substances formed within the body, as during intestinal digestion. Also called autotoxemia.
[1885–90]