hematogenous

[hee-muh-toj-uh-nuhs, hem-uh-]
adjective
1.
originating in the blood.
3.
distributed or spread by way of the bloodstream, as in metastases of tumors or in infections; blood-borne.

Origin:
1865–70; hemato- + -genous

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haematogenous or (US) hematogenous (ˌhɛməˈtɒdʒɪnəs, ˌhiː-, ˌhɛməˈtɒdʒɪnəs, ˌhiː-)
 
adj
1.  producing blood
2.  produced by, derived from, or originating in the blood
3.  (of bacteria, cancer cells, etc) borne by or distributed by the blood
 
hematogenous or (US) hematogenous
 
adj

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hematogenous he·ma·tog·e·nous (hē'mə-tŏj'ə-nəs)
adj.

  1. Producing blood.

  2. Originating in or spread by the blood.

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It is characterized by early hematogenous spread to the lungs.
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