Definitions for "Toxemia"
see preeclampsia.
an abnormal condition associated with the presence of toxic substances in the blood, generally used in conjunction with 'toxemia of pregnancy,' an occurrence near the end of pregnancy that can cause maternal hypertension and other complications[close window
see pre-eclampsia
Condition caused by presence of bacterial toxins in the blood.
Presence of toxins in the blood, accompanied by related signs of disease.
blood poisoning caused by bacterial toxic substances in the blood