rickettsemia

noun
rick·​etts·​emia
variants: or chiefly British rickettsaemia \ ˌrik-​ət-​ˈsē-​mē-​ə How to pronounce rickettsaemia (audio) \

Medical Definition of rickettsemia

: the abnormal presence of rickettsiae in the blood

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“Rickettsemia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/rickettsemia. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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