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Can a bacterial infection in the gallbladder cause multiple organ failure?

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Dr. Rodrigo Argenal answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

Sepsis: If you develop systemic infection (sepsis), then definitely yes. This is called ascending cholangitis and can be very serious and life threatening.

Answered 11/22/2013

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