pyosepticemia

noun
pyo·​sep·​ti·​ce·​mia
variants: or chiefly British pyosepticaemia \ -​ˌsep-​tə-​ˈsē-​mē-​ə How to pronounce pyosepticaemia (audio) \

Medical Definition of pyosepticemia

: pyemia and septicemia combined specifically : navel ill

Other Words from pyosepticemia

pyosepticemic or chiefly British pyosepticaemic \ -​mik How to pronounce pyosepticaemic (audio) \ adjective

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