toxaemia

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toxaemia

(US), toxemia
1. a condition characterized by the presence of bacterial toxins in the blood
2. the condition in pregnancy of pre-eclampsia or eclampsia
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Leukogram in animal suggest a typical response to stressful and toxaemic conditions.
The cow has no appetite, a high temperature and is often toxaemic.
The ischemic uterine horns are indicative of chronic cases with severe systemic signs and during surgery there may be chances uterine horn rupture during handling and toxaemic shock.