A 47-year-old member asked:
Does bacteremia mean the same thing as septicemia?
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Pediatrics 35 years experience
No: Septicemia is a disease; bacteremia can be present, for a short time and without causing disease, in many cases, including right after dental treatment.
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Hospital-based practice 46 years experience
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Infectious Disease 48 years experience
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