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How Contagious Is Sepsis While Pregnant
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Not exactly: Sepsis is not a disease in and of itself - it is a syndrome (a constellation of symptoms) that result from the bodies attempt to fight off a severe infection +/- any direct toxins from the bacterium itself. The causes of sepsis can be contagious or not (for example, a urinary tract infection is not directly contagious, but pneumonia often is). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: If treated appropriately it is possible.Get a more detailed answer ›
After battling sepsis since january is it normal for me to still be pregnant? And my baby still be healthy
Had manual evac 10.5 yrs ago as placenta burst in childbirth. Then got blood poisoning, some left in, further d&c. Now cannot get pregnant. Connected?
Possibly: It may be connected or simply a coincidence. Further testing by your doctor will be able to give you more information. There could have been some scarring, it could be age related, it may be other health issues. Until you see your doctor, you won't know for sure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am pregnant . And I have a fungus in my vagina.. Can i still have intercourse with my husband or is it contagious ?
When pregnant, what are long-term risks to an unborn child of working in a pediatric office? (like being exposed to flu and other contagious diseases)
Have pityriasis rosea. Am i contagious? Can i give it to kids/pregnant women? Do I have HPV if i got this? Is it connected?
No X 3: Once the rash of pr has emerged the contagious period of whatever caused it has passed. It has no known link to hpv. Some suspect human herpes virus strains 6 and 7 (not herpes)as a potential cause but data to confirm this is limited. It is a self limited condition that will fade without treatment over weeks to months. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm 17 weeks pregnant and live with my Nana who is now in ICU for meningitis the doc said she's not contagious but they don't even know wat caused it?
Sad situation.: I am sorry to hear of this. Is there a specific question that we can help you with? ...Read more
Sepsis is a condition in which a person has a blood infection, usually caused by bacteria. The bacteria get into the bloodstream and are spread all over the body. The infection plus the immune system's response to it causes the symptoms of sepsis, which include fever, rapid heart rate, rapid breathing, high white ...Read more
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