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Can sepsis attack people in their 20s?

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Dr. Kerrie Pinkney
Palliative Care 27 years experience
Yes: Sepsis can occur at any age. The extremes of age premature babies and infants as well as the elderly are most susceptible.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry 22 years experience
Rare but possible.: People can get sepsis at any age.

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