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Septicemia caused by pyogenic microorganisms in the blood, often resulting in the formation of multiple abscesses.

py·e′mic adj.
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Adj.1.pyemic - of or relating to pyemia
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Verghese, "Amebic Liver Abscesses Masquerading as Pyemic Abscesses," Clinical Infectious Diseases, vol.
Isolated tubercular liver abscess although very rare should be kept in differential diagnosis of pyemic or amoebic liver abscess.