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How long will sepsis be treated?

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Dr. Ravi Nerella
Hospital-based practice 24 years experience
Depends: Sepsis is a very serious and potentially life threatening condition caused by toxins from bacteria in the blood stream. The usual treatment is aggressive supportive therapy with IV fluids, antibiotics and other medications to support blood pressure if needed.

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Can sepsis be treated an the patient will recover completely?

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Dr. Andrew Oswari
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Yes: Even though sepsis can be very frightening, advances in medicine can definitely allow a patient to be healed from sepsis.

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