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I have cirrhosis, am I more susceptible to sepsis caused by vibrio vulnificus?
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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Your risk is 80 times higher than an average healthy person.

In brief: Yes
Your risk is 80 times higher than an average healthy person.
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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
In brief: Yes.
The potentially fatal complications of v vulnificus are more likely in cirrhosis.

In brief: Yes.
The potentially fatal complications of v vulnificus are more likely in cirrhosis.
Dr. Larry Lutwick
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