A 21-year-old member asked:
I have a bacterial infection, can this become blood poisoning?
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Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Yes: Depending where the bacterial infection originates and if allowed to go unchecked --> it can spread to the local tissue, into the blood and even into the bone.
You should get a physician evaluate your infection if you are concerned.
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