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I have hiv, am I more susceptible to sepsis caused by vibrio vulnificus?

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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
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In brief: Yes

Yes.

In brief: Yes

Yes.
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Dr. Ziad Akl
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Yes

Patients with HIV are more susceptible to having a septicemia from this organism. Seafood should be thoroughly cooked.

In brief: Yes

Patients with HIV are more susceptible to having a septicemia from this organism. Seafood should be thoroughly cooked.
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