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How do you know when you have sepsis?

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Dr. William Walsh
Addiction Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: You feel terrible...

And you have a rapid heart rate, signs of an infection (cough, urinary tract symptoms, severe abdominal pain), a fever or low temperature, and general sense of either malaise or that you are dying.
You may be delirious or you might be cogent... But generally it isn't something that feels like a bad cold - you are deathly ill.

In brief: You feel terrible...

And you have a rapid heart rate, signs of an infection (cough, urinary tract symptoms, severe abdominal pain), a fever or low temperature, and general sense of either malaise or that you are dying.
You may be delirious or you might be cogent... But generally it isn't something that feels like a bad cold - you are deathly ill.
Dr. William Walsh
Dr. William Walsh
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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: Check with your doc

Hr > 90 rr > 20 temp > 101 check with educated doc.

In brief: Check with your doc

Hr > 90 rr > 20 temp > 101 check with educated doc.
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
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