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Disease Sepsis

Name Sepsis
Synonyms Blood Poisoning | Blood Poisonings | Poisoning, Blood | Poisonings, Blood | Pyaemia | Pyaemias | Pyemia | Pyemias | Pyohemia | Pyohemias | Sepsis, Severe | Septicemia | Septicemias | Severe Sepsis
Definition Systemic inflammatory response syndrome with a proven or suspected infectious etiology. When sepsis is associated with organ dysfunction distant from the site of infection, it is called severe sepsis. When sepsis is accompanied by HYPOTENSION despite adequate fluid infusion, it is called SEPTIC SHOCK.
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis | Pathology (process)
MeSH® ID D018805

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1. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Infection Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sepsis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pathologic Processes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Inflammation Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sepsis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Sepsis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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View node Fungemia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Neonatal Sepsis
  Parasitemia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Shock, Septic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Viremia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes