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Noun1.bacteriaemia - transient presence of bacteria (or other microorganisms) in the bloodbacteriaemia - transient presence of bacteria (or other microorganisms) in the blood
microorganism, micro-organism - any organism of microscopic size
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
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Among these diseases is colisepticaemia, which is characterized by bacteriaemia and organs colonization of E.
Study on VRE bacteremia in oncology ward found that the use of antimicrobial agents with activity against anaerobes (metronidazoles, clindamycin and imipenem) determined a risk factor for the development of vancomycin-resistant bacteriaemia.18 Polymerase chain reaction was performed on 6 strains where the MIC of vancomycin greater than 32 ug/ml.
In the U.S., before the vaccine, there were 700 cases of meningitis, 13,000 cases of bacteriaemia (bacteria in the blood) and 200 deaths.