5 doctors weighed in:
Can sepsis effect the bone children and adults?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. William Walsh
Addiction Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
I'm not sure if you are asking if the sepsis syndrome can damage bones (it can) or if people can get septic from osteomyleitis (bone infection), but the answer to both questions is yes.

In brief: Yes
I'm not sure if you are asking if the sepsis syndrome can damage bones (it can) or if people can get septic from osteomyleitis (bone infection), but the answer to both questions is yes.
Dr. William Walsh
Dr. William Walsh
Thank
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
In brief: Not really
Sepsis is short lived and bones are strong.
No reason to suspect any impact.

In brief: Not really
Sepsis is short lived and bones are strong.
No reason to suspect any impact.
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. William Forsythe
Board Certified, Emergency Medicine
23 years in practice
171K people helped
Continue
107,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors