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Septicemia caused by pyogenic microorganisms in the blood, often resulting in the formation of multiple abscesses.
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py•e•mi•a(paɪˈi mi ə)
a diseased state in which pyogenic bacteria are circulating in the blood, characterized by the development of abscesses in various organs.
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|Noun||1.||pyemia - septicemia caused by pus-forming bacteria being released from an abscess|
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n. piemia, presencia de pus en la sangre.
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