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Can sepsis affect my bladder?

Can sepsis affect my bladder?

Which bladder?: The gallbladder can become sluggish as a result of sepsis. The urinary bladder should not be affected. ...Read more

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Bladder (Definition)

The bladder is a muscular organ in the pelvis that accepts urine from the kidneys, stores the urine at low pressure, & expels the urine during voluntary voiding. Though seemingly a simple reservoir, the bladder is a complex organ intricately connected with the brain and spinal cord with sensory, motor, and autonomic circuits. The muscular layer that contracts during voids ...Read more


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Can sepsis affect my intestines?

Can sepsis affect my intestines?

Yes: It can cause the intestine to stop working. You can get a stomach ulcer. In extreme cases, blood flow to the intestine can be severely reduced. Fluid can build up in the abdomen. ...Read more

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Can sepsis affect my skin?

Can sepsis affect my skin?

Yes: Sepsis can affect any organ... But sepsis is a syndrome rather than a specific disease. The skin can be directly affected by the infection (cellulitis or clostridium), by a toxin from a bacterium (staph or strep, for example), by low blood pressure causing limb ischemia, or by blood clots or thrombi caused by the sepsis syndrome. ...Read more

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Can bladder imfection antibiotics affect your tailbone?

Not to my knowledge!: Some antibiotics can cause diarrhea with soreness around the backend, but specifically affecting the tailbone is unknown to me. ...Read more

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Can pyelonephritis affect the left kidney?

Can pyelonephritis affect the left kidney?

Yes : It is an infxn of the kidney so it has to effect one or the other. ...Read more

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Can a urinary tract infection affect the baby in my womb?

Can a urinary tract infection affect the baby in my womb?

Yes: It depends....The infection itself is not an issue, but if you have a fever, or a severe form of urinary infection, the fever may affect the baby. If you have a simple bladder infection, that is common, and not usually a problem. ...Read more

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I have a deformed right kidney,and hyperactive-low capacity bladder. Could my kidney affect my bladder later on? Or cause problems of its own?

I have a deformed right kidney,and hyperactive-low capacity bladder. Could my kidney affect my bladder later on? Or cause problems of its own?

Not likely: Predicting the future is hazardous, but if things are working fine now they are likely to remain stable forever. I say this with very little information about your exact situation, so ask your doctor. ...Read more

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Can Chronic Lyme Disease affect the spleen and/or gall bladder?

Can Chronic Lyme Disease affect the spleen and/or gall bladder?

Not traditionally: The term "chronic Lyme disease" refers to the symptoms of continued headache, joint pains,fatigue, and sometimes cognitive difficulties that can continue to occur for months after the initial infection and antibiotic course. Gastrointestinal involvement as with the liver and gallbladder suggest another diagnosis. ...Read more

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Can Endometriosis affect kidneys? Been told no by GP due to peritoneum barrier but if it can get into lungs etc surely it can affect urinary system?

Can Endometriosis affect kidneys? Been told no by GP due to peritoneum barrier but if it can get into lungs etc surely it can affect urinary system?

Here are some...: Theoretically, yes, but in reality, endometriosis to kidneys is a Dx after ruling out all others so I would advise to look into reality, i.e., the common events first, not extreme rarity. How to help correctly solve the health-related concern? Follow instructions in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html and http://formefirst.com/hematuria.html. ...Read more

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Can herpes affect the kidneys and urinary tract?

Can herpes affect the kidneys and urinary tract?

Herpes: SKIN: Herpes is a skin problem. The virus lives in the nerves that innervate the skin where an infection occurred. This is not going to affect other areas of the body such as your kidneys and urinary tract. ...Read more

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Can my prostate lead to urinary problems?

Can my prostate lead to urinary problems?

Yes: Over the years the prostate grows bigger therefore slowing down urination and making it uncomfortable. If left unattended, kidney failure could take place in advanced cases. ...Read more

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Can sepsis complicate my pregnancy?

Can sepsis complicate my pregnancy?

Absolutely!: That would be an understatement. It can very likely end your pregnancy. I hope this is a hypothetical question. ...Read more

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How can I fight urinary tract infection and hyponatremia parallely?

How can I fight urinary tract infection and hyponatremia parallely?

UTI: Antibiotics and hydration should suffice, assuming this is only due to dehydration. If preexisting conditions resulting in chronic hyponatremia no need to fight it or correct it right away. ...Read more

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Can an inbedded bladder infection cause bladder to hold less urine? can it affect urodynamics results

Can an inbedded bladder infection cause bladder to hold less urine? can it affect urodynamics results

Here are some ...: "Inbedded bladder infection" in your mind may refer to bacterial bladder infection which is difficult to eradicate leading to chronic inflammation of bladder lining and its muscles. If so, bladder functional capacity may diminish and be demonstrated in urodynamic study. Since some patients with chronic condition in an organ may oftentimes have disorders in other sites of body resulting in altering ...Read more

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Can my mom have urinary tract infection and diabetes?

Can my mom have urinary tract infection and diabetes?

Not related.: She can have a urinary infection as a diabetic, but she does not have to be a diabetic to get a urinary tract infection. ...Read more

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Will a urinary tract infection affect my digestive system?

Not often : But a UTI that moves into the kidneys can cause nausea and vommitting. ...Read more

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How can imbedded bladder infection affect urodynamics testing?

How can imbedded bladder infection affect urodynamics testing?

Here are some...: UTI-related bladder irritation will alter the bladder sensation and capacity, which render the test inaccurate. Besides, it is not advised to instrument the patient unless emergency and under selected or empirical use of antibiotics. More? Ask your doctor. ...Read more

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Can bladder cancer affect urination?

Can bladder cancer affect urination?

Yes: Depending on the location and size of the tumor, it can cause urinary symptoms including urinary frequency, urgency, and some burning or discomfort with urination. There may also be some visible blood in the urine. ...Read more

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Septic Shock (Definition)

Septic shock. Sepsis occurs when an infections enters & is spread through the bloodstream, potentially causing a marked drop in blood pressure with potential for stroke, heart or ...Read more


Dr. William Walsh
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Sepsis (Definition)

The body's abnormal response to severe infection. Sepsis symptoms include fever, rapid heart rate and rapid breathing, and bloodwork will reveal elevation of ...Read more