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hematogenous

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adjective he·ma·tog·e·nous \ˌhē-mə-ˈtä-jə-nəs\

Definition of hematogenous

  1. 1 :  producing blood

  2. 2 :  involving, spread by, or arising in the blood <hematogenous spread of infection>



1886

First Known Use of hematogenous

1886


Medical Dictionary

hematogenous

adjective he·ma·tog·e·nous

Medical Definition of hematogenous

  1. 1:  concerned with the production of blood or of one or more of its constituents <hematogenous functions of the liver>

  2. 2:  taking place or spread by way of the blood <a hematogenous route of infection> <hematogenous tuberculosis>

  3. he·ma·tog·e·nous·ly or chiefly British hae·ma·tog·e·nous·ly adverb



Variants of hematogenous

or chiefly British hae·ma·tog·e·nous \ˌhē-mə-ˈtäj-ə-nəs\play

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