My friend recently had sepsis was taken to emergency and spent some time in ICU. He is home now, but even can't remember his house address. Is memory loss a part of this health issue and any tips how he can stay healthy?
14 Mar 2012
You didn't specify what type of sepsis he had, but sepsis is a bacterial infection that gets in the bloodstream so I would have to say since it would cirlulate throughout the body, that the brain could be involved. I have no idea whether this could be permanent or temporary at all. Try typing Sepsis in the search box above & it will take you to all kinds of links about this. I wish him well... Mary
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
... bladder infection that had affected his kidneys and a 105 degree temp.He was shaking violently upon admission and at one point his white cell ...
1 answer • 5 May 2010
... drain from the remaining infection in my lower abdomen which has been in place since DEC 10, the date of the last surgery from the sepsis.
1 answer • 16 May 2010
Sepsis - I'm 5-6 months into recovery after septic shock and 8 days in the hospital. It seems as if?
... my recovery is going backwards. In May and June it seemed as if I had more energy and stamina than I do now 2month later. Does this make sense to ...
1 answer • 17 Aug 2011
I had sepsis due to an internal perianal abscess 4 months ago. I now have an abscess on my head, I'm worried that this is connected to the ...
0 answers • 11 Jun 2015