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Can anyone tell me about recovering from sepsis?

Posted 10 Oct 2012 by doglover44 41 answers

How long is recovery, and what symptoms remain such as body pain, fatigue, dizziness, weakness and memory loss. I had sepsis and gall bladder removal, spent a week in ICU, ten days hospitalized and still feel weak and unable to walk fifty feet without needing to sit. My legs and knees hurt, I ...

Abnormal Electrocardiogram - What are the medication for heart diseases?

Posted 22 Feb 2018 by Agnes Storey 0 answers

What causes sepsis

Recovery from recent sepsis/septicaemia?

Posted 10 Nov 2017 by Spicarama 1 answer

I was admitted into ER with abscesses in my abdomen which were infected. She. They operated to drain abdomen an ovary burst and I went into septic shock, a coma for 12 days and put on life support in ICU. Stayed in hospital for one month and a half. Serious cognitive difficulties and no memory of ...

Day 5 on Dificid, noticing watery stools. Is this normal? have had CDIFF since Dec. I have been...

Posted 30 Jan 2018 by assistanceplease11 0 answers

... on Vanco and Flagyl without success. Feel really good on the Dificid but noticed today the watery stools I am 90 years old. this all started after getting the flu and pneumonia and sepsis, the strong antibiotics gave me CDIFF, went back to hospital where was treated with 3 weeks of Flagyl. ...

When will I recover from sepsis ? Will I ever feel normal?

Posted 2 Nov 2017 by KortneyS 3 answers

this past year during a pregnancy in which I had extreme hypernemisis and was getting iv fluids every 24 hours my veins collapsed and I needed a picc line. The line got infected after 4 weeks and I went septic. After 3 weeks in the hospital I went on to complet my pregnancy and delivered via ...

Anybody suffer from post sepsis syndrome?

Posted 21 Nov 2017 by Turmanator69 1 answer

Does anyone who has gone through sepsis experience sore stiff legs,shoulders, as well as numbness?

Posted 7 Nov 2017 by DavidUr 2 answers

The numbness is mainly in my knees and travels up and down my legs. I had to learn to walk again and was trach'd. I picked up two types of yeast bacterias when I went to the hospital for what was diagnosed as a mild case of walking pneumonia. This caused the sepsis within hours and I was put ...

What could cause someone to stop breathing after being diagnosed and treated for sepsis for the last

Posted 9 Nov 2017 by 67yarddawg 1 answer

... 21 days he's currently in ICU because of his oxygen being low and now has a blood clot in his lung. Started with sepsis and now other complications

How long can one expect to have repercussions from sepsis?

Posted 28 Oct 2017 by Jnettix 1 answer

Has anyone really gotten back to their own old self after sepsis? Can you relapse and get it again? I am losing hair fast. Is this a side effect of Sepsis and if so, how long does this last?

Sepsis - Hi - So great to read everybody's posts, it does make me feel that I not alone. 3 months?

Posted 3 Oct 2017 by Beingbrave 3 answers

... tomorrow and I am still so tired and unable to do much! My question is though my face is not the right colour, a silly question maybe but everyone comments on it, I have a tanned look ( I have not been out of the house!) Just wanted reassurance - anyone else?

Does sepsis cause weight gain?

Posted 10 Jul 2017 by gingermom4 3 answers

I am a 55 year old female. I had sepsis last year due to a kidney stone that was blocking function on one side of my kidney. I was given a lot of fluids and, of course, a lot of drugs to fight the infection. I was on clear liquids after the first several days of only feeding from the IV. I barely ...

Could I be coming down with sepsis or some other infection?

Posted 31 Jul 2017 by TexasTiger98 1 answer

OK so just to give some brief backround, 2 days ago I hemorrhaged from an incomplete miscarriage. I previously went to the doctor 3 weeks prior and that's when they gave me the news that my baby had died in the womb at 10 weeks. They gave me Methotrexate to pass the fetus, and I went home and ...

My family & friends see no visual "wrong" & expect me @ 100% as before sepsis. How do I convince?

Posted 1 Jul 2017 by Jnettix 4 answers

They tell me I need to get going or I'll never get better; if I slow down I'm giving in, etc. How can I help them understand and how can I hurry up the process of healing, of being tired, of aching, of impatience with myself; of nausea, diarrhea, headaches? I'm only 3 weeks out of ...

Has anyone improved post sepsis?

Posted 16 May 2017 by Ricklindenmuth73 1 answer

Everywhere I look, I'm reading posts from people who have had sepsis and nearly all state that they are worse off after sepsis. It just passed the nine week mark of my brush with death due to septic shock. I returned to work full time yesterday and returned to exercising this past weekend. The ...

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