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[pahy-ee-mee-uh] /paɪˈi mi ə/

noun, Pathology.
[pahy-ee-mee-uh] /paɪˈi mi ə/
noun, Pathology.
a diseased state in which pyogenic bacteria are circulating in the blood, characterized by the development of abscesses in various organs.
blood poisoning characterized by pus-forming microorganisms in the blood

pyemia py·e·mi·a (pī-ē’mē-ə)
Septicemia caused by pyogenic microorganisms in the blood, often resulting in the formation of multiple abscesses. Also called pyohemia.
py·e’mic adj.


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