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A 45-year-old male asked:

What does global deterioration mean ???? my dad had perforation of bowel, then sepsis and subsequent heart failure,

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Multiple organs: It is not a conventional medical term, however, from what you described, it suggests that multiple organs are not functioning normally. It is not an uncommon complication of sepsis.

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Last updated May 28, 2016

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