hematogenous

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

Definition of hematogenous 

1 : producing blood

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

First Known Use of hematogenous

1886, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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hematogenous

adjective
he·ma·tog·e·nous
variants: or chiefly British haematogenous \ˌhē-mə-ˈtäj-ə-nəs \

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

Other Words from hematogenous

hematogenously or chiefly British haematogenously adverb

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