Medical Dictionary

pyosepticemia

noun pyo·sep·ti·ce·mia
variants: or chiefly British

pyosepticaemia

\-ˌsep-tə-ˈsē-mē-ə\play

Medical Definition of pyosepticemia

  1. :  pyemia and septicemia combined; specifically :  navel ill

pyosepticemic

or chiefly British

pyosepticaemic

\-mik\play adjective

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