bacteremia

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noun bac·ter·emia \ ˌbak-tə-ˈrē-mē-ə \

Definition of bacteremia

:the usually transient presence of bacteria in the blood

bacteremic

play \-mik\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of bacteremia

New Latin, alteration of bacteriemia, from bacteri- + -emia


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bacteremia

noun bac·ter·emia
variants: or chiefly British bacteraemia play \ˌbak-tə-ˈrē-mē-ə\

medical Definition of bacteremia

:the usually transient presence of bacteria in the blood

bacteremic

or chiefly British bacteraemic play \-mik\ adjective

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