Septic shock is a serious medical condition that occurs when sepsis, which is
organ injury or damage in response to infection, leads to dangerously low blood
Jul 11, 2016 ... Septic shock is a complication of an infection. It can cause inflammation and
could become life-threatening.
Jan 15, 2016 ... Many doctors view sepsis as a three-stage syndrome, starting with sepsis and
progressing through severe sepsis to septic shock. The goal is to ...
Sepsis, Severe Sepsis, and Septic Shock. Sepsis is a serious bodywide
response to bacteremia or another infection. Severe sepsis is sepsis plus either
May 17, 2016 ... Septic shock occurs in a subset of patients with sepsis and comprises of an
underlying circulatory and cellular/metabolic abnormality that is ...
Any type of bacteria can cause septic shock. Fungi and (rarely) viruses may also
cause the condition. Toxins released by the bacteria or fungi may cause tissue ...
Introduction. Septic shock is a life-threatening condition that happens when your
blood pressure drops to a dangerously low level after an infection. Any type of ...
In the worst cases, infection leads to a life-threatening drop in blood pressure,
called septic shock. This can quickly lead to the failure of several organs -- lungs,
Jun 5, 2016 ... When boxing legend Muhammad Ali was hospitalized last Monday with a
respiratory illness, those close to him hoped he would bounce back ...
Jan 15, 2016 ... People who are septic are in a state of shock. ... as septic shock when an
infection is the cause of shock to distinguish it from shock due to blood ...