staphylococcemia

noun
staph·​y·​lo·​coc·​ce·​mia
variants: or chiefly British staphylococcaemia \ ˌstaf-​ə-​lō-​käk-​ˈsē-​mē-​ə How to pronounce staphylococcaemia (audio) \

Medical Definition of staphylococcemia

: the presence of staphylococci in the circulating blood

Other Words from staphylococcemia

staphylococcemic or chiefly British staphylococcaemic \ -​ˈsē-​mik How to pronounce staphylococcaemic (audio) \ adjective

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“Staphylococcemia.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/staphylococcemia. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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