septic infarct n.
An area of necrosis resulting from vascular obstruction caused by emboli consisting of clumps of bacteria or infected material.
adjective, Pathology. 1. pertaining to or of the nature of sepsis; infected. 2. putrefactive. adjective 1. of, relating to, or caused by sepsis 2. of, relating to, or caused by putrefaction noun 3. (Austral & NZ, informal) short for septic tank septic sep·tic (sěp’tĭk) adj. Of, relating to, having the nature of, or affected by […]
septico- pref. Sepsis; septic: septicopyemia.
septicopyemia sep·ti·co·py·e·mi·a (sěp’tĭ-kō-pī-ē’mē-ə) n. Pyemia and septicemia occurring together. sep’ti·co·py·e’mic adj.
- Septic phlebitis
septic phlebitis n. Inflammation of a vein resulting from bacterial infection.