TITLE

meningococcemia

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1338
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "meningococcemia" is presented. The term refers to the condition of meningococci in the blood, a serious illness that may cause a disseminated rash, altered mental status, shock and death. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided in the reference entry.
ACCESSION #
21235458

 

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