pneumococcemia

noun
pneu·​mo·​coc·​ce·​mia
variants: or chiefly British pneumococcaemia \ ˌn(y)ü-​mə-​ˌkäk-​ˈsē-​mē-​ə How to pronounce pneumococcaemia (audio) \

Medical Definition of pneumococcemia

: the presence of pneumococci in the circulating blood

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“Pneumococcemia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pneumococcemia. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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