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The catheter was replaced in the emergency room, but Harris went into septic shock and died May 16, 2016.
Ali died on June 3, 2016 in Scottsdale, Arizona from septic shock.
In 2012 Savita Halappanavar, a 31-year-old dentist, died of septic shock in Galway after being refused a termination.
A few days later, medics diagnosed infection as a result of ruptured membranes and, later septic shock.
Medical personnel did not diagnose her Strep A infection — the kind that causes strep throat — which ultimately led to septic shock and sepsis.
These superbugs are commonly acquired by hospital patients, and can cause systemic infections that lead to septic shock and multiple-organ failure.
On March 16, 2017, a resident was admitted to a local hospital with twitching, hypothermia, hypotension and septic shock due to multifocal pneumonia, according to DPH.
The cause was septic shock, said Jenny Hurth, a close friend and the executor of his estate.
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