A 31-year-old member asked:
why is low blood pressure so dangerous in regards to septic shock?
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Dr. Jonathan Leibowitz answered
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Its like a hose: Your blood needs to maintain a certain pressure to flow so to speak - if there is low water pressure you can't shower - if there is low blood pressure you can't live - in regards to sepsis that accentuates the problem - eventually - bottom line leads to death -.
Answered on Dec 2, 2018
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