Medical Dictionary

staphylococcemia

noun staph·y·lo·coc·ce·mia
variants: or chiefly British staphylococcaemia play \ˌstaf-ə-lō-käk-ˈsē-mē-ə\

medical Definition of staphylococcemia

:the presence of staphylococci in the circulating blood

staphylococcemic

or chiefly British staphylococcaemic play \-ˈsē-mik\ adjective

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