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what type of doctor treats sepsis

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Walsh
16 years experience Addiction Medicine
Intensivists: Really, it depends on your hospital and location, but in general critical care boarded physicians treat sepsis; if the infection is rare or strange, t ... Read More

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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. patrick Tokarz
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: We don't always recognize the problem however, .
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
Prevention : By assuring good maternal health, through prenatal testing for group b strep and treatment, herpes testings etc.Also by following guidelines regarding ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not enough info: Because I do not know what symptoms you have, hard to answer. If no fever and only urine symptoms and not a long standing or recurrent problem, a uri ... Read More
A 76-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Pseudosepsis: This is due to a bad non bacterial synovitis from the injection - you can see this with literally any injection into the joint. Steroids may help but ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Alan Steinbach
Specializes in Family Medicine
Heres a suggestion: call you nearest general hospital and ask for a list of doctors taking patients. Try for a Internist or Family Practitioner. If there are large medica ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadia Ghattas
47 years experience Pediatrics
Nephritis syndrome &: You should be admitted to the hospital for IV antibiotic & control you nephrotic syndrome with steroids or other meds depending on the type of nep ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
21 years experience Pediatrics
Not a good idea: Sepsis implies a bacterial infection in the blood stream that is causing systemic symptoms such as vomiting, dizziness, drop in blood pressure. This ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Yes it is true!: Sepsis when untreated, leads to septic shock and can cause multiorgan failure and death..The underlying cause is what is commonly called sirs(systemic ... Read More
A 80-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Hmmm....: Suppose you have delirium or have dementia. How would the medical staff convince you that you should help them do a bladder catheterization on you to ... Read More
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