Examples of sepsis in a Sentence
She was treated for sepsis of the urinary tract.
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When dog owners aren’t held responsible, their pets can go on to attack others, as in the case of Lisa Breckenridge, who died of sepsis from untreated bites.
This because the flu can lead to deadly complications, including pneumonia and sepsis.
Anyone is at risk for having an infection and nearly any infection can lead to sepsis.
These secondary infections can damage organs, cause pneumonia or get into the bloodstream, causing another kind of immune system overreaction called sepsis.
These are signs that the infection has spread to the bloodstream, which can lead to sepsis.
The center adds that each year, more than 1.5 million people in the United States experience sepsis, which causes more than 250,000 deaths.
The head was infected with sepsis, authorities said, and its packaging failed to meet shipping standards.
Medicare also takes into account the frequency of 10 types of in-hospital injuries, including bed sores, hip fractures, blood clots, sepsis and post-surgical wound ruptures.
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Origin and Etymology of sepsis
First Known Use: 1876See Words from the same year
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