Examples of sepsis in a Sentence
She was treated for sepsis of the urinary tract.
Recent Examples of sepsis from the Web
Kirksey, who has battled with sepsis and pneumonia in recent months, signed up for CareSource in 2016, shortly after losing his job.
There have been rare cases where the bacteria in these products have caused sepsis in newborn or preterm infants.
An examination indicated worsening sepsis, the release said.
In 2012, Angelica became severely ill with a bacterial infection in her lungs, called sepsis, that developed into double pneumonia.
There are more than 1 million cases of sepsis each year, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Harvey contracted sepsis as an infant leading to amputation of both legs and hands.
The boy had Neisseria meningitidis, a bacteria that can cause meningitis and sepsis.
Gordon, 69, is fully recovered from the near-fatal sepsis that hospitalized him for several months a few years ago.
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Origin and Etymology of sepsis
First Known Use: 1876See Words from the same year
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Definition of sepsis for English Language Learners
medical : illness caused by an infection in a part of the body
medical Definition of sepsis
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