bacteraemia
(= bacteremia (USA) )
The presence of living bacteria in the circulating blood: usually implies the presence of small numbers of bacteria that are transiently present without causing clinical effects, in contrast to septicaemia.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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