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septicaemia

(US), septicemia
a condition caused by pus-forming microorganisms in the blood
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of Cases Percentage Septicaemic Shock 2 2% Wound Infection 8 8% Fever 12 12% Abruption 4 4% Table 7: Organism on Culture Organism No.
Isolation of Listeria ivanovii from a septicaemic chinchilla (Chinchilla lanigera).
If a glass is pressed firmly on a septicaemic rash, the marks will not fade.
Coroner Michael Sheffield concluded that the cause of death was septicaemic shock and recorded a verdict of misadventure.
He suffered septicaemic shock, renal failure, liver problems, neurological problems and psychiatric injuries.
Pneumonic is the rarest strain, with around 2% of cases, compared with bubonic and septicaemic plague.
Other symptoms in babies can be a tense or bulging spot on the head, blotchy skin, getting paler or turning blue, refusing to feed, irritability anda high moaning cry, stiff body with jerky movements or floppy and lifeless The septicaemic rash starts off as tiny red or purple pinpricks anywhere on the body, developing into what appears to be bruises.
and %) of cases Clostridium difficile (cytotoxin-positive) 18 (36%) Laxatives/suppositories/bowel preparations 14 (28%) Antibiotics (C difficile-negative) 6 (12%) NSAIDs 3 (6%) Faecal impaction/overflow incontinence 2 (4%) Undetermined 2 (4%) Campylobacter jejuni 1 (2%) Colchicine 1 (2%) Coeliac disease (newly diagnosed) 1 (2%) Dietary 1 (2%) Septicaemic shock 1 (2%)