Definition of hematogenous
1 : producing blood
2 : involving, spread by, or arising in the blood <hematogenous spread of infection>
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Medical Definition of hematogenous
1: concerned with the production of blood or of one or more of its constituents <hematogenous functions of the liver>
2: taking place or spread by way of the blood <a hematogenous route of infection> <hematogenous tuberculosis>
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