hematogenous

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hematogenous

[¦hēm·ə¦täj·ə·nəs]
(physiology)
Pertaining to the production of blood or of its fractions.
Carried by way of the bloodstream.
Originating in blood.
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It is usually caused by an infection that reaches the inner ear via a tympanogenic (most common), meningogenic, or hematogenic route.