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What are the most common causes of sepsis in people that do not have a spleen?
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Dr. William Walsh
Addiction Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: Streptococcus
Pneumonae - common things are still common.

In brief: Streptococcus
Pneumonae - common things are still common.
Dr. William Walsh
Dr. William Walsh
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Dr. Michael Ein
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
In brief: Usual causes
People without spleens have the same most common causes of sepsis as normal people but they are at risk for more severe infections due to streptococcus pneumonae, haemophilus influenza and neisseria meningitidis.

In brief: Usual causes
People without spleens have the same most common causes of sepsis as normal people but they are at risk for more severe infections due to streptococcus pneumonae, haemophilus influenza and neisseria meningitidis.
Dr. Michael Ein
Dr. Michael Ein
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