toxaemia

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  • noun

Synonyms for toxaemia

an abnormal condition of pregnancy characterized by hypertension and edema and protein in the urine

blood poisoning caused by bacterial toxic substances in the blood

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Staphylococcus aureus is an extraordinarily versatile pathogen causing a wide variety of infections ranging from superficial infections (skin abscess, wound infections), to toxemic syndromes (food poisoning) to life threatening conditions (osteomyletis, endocarditis).
Staphylococcus aureus is an extraordinarily versatile pathogen causing a plethora of infections ranging from superficial infections (skin abscess, wound infections), to toxemic syndromes (food poisoning), to life-threatening diseases (osteomyletis, endocarditis).