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Conditions list medically reviewed by George Krucik, MD, MBA
Septicemia is bacterial infection spread through the entire vascular system of the body. If untreated it can result in sepsis, a life-threatening inflammation.
One life-threatening complication of infection is sepsis, which often occurs in people who are elderly or have weak immune systems. Patches of discolored skin is a…
Septic shock is a complication of an infection. It can cause inflammation and could become life-threatening.
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