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Can anyone tell me about recovering from sepsis?

Posted 10 Oct 2012 by doglover44 33 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 ...

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

Posted 16 days ago by Beingbrave 0 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?

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 ...

Does sepsis cause weight gain?

Posted 10 Jul 2017 by gingermom4 2 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 ...

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

Posted 1 Jul 2017 by Jnettix 2 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 0 answers

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 ...

Sepsis, gallbladder and kidneys?

Posted 2 May 2017 by Spanda88 0 answers

My mom is in the hospital right now with sepsis. They think she has gallstones and her gallbladder is inflamed causing the sepsis. They looked at her kidneys also and said they didn't look good. She hasn't urinated since she's been in the hospital (she was admitted Monday.) They put ...

Could I have potentially developed septicaemia?

Posted 20 Jan 2017 by Chris584885483 2 answers

I have just finished removing an ingrown toenail, but I just realised that I used a pair of dirty scissors accidentally instead of the clean ones that I put right next to it. I do not believe the toe is infected however I'm not 100% sure if there is a minor one. I believe I made minor cuts in ...

Sepsis and your teeth?

Posted 21 Dec 2016 by Islhopr 2 answers

Over a year ago I tecieved a Staf infection, which turned Septic, after a botched VA kidney operation I almost died and was in the ICU for over 2 weeks, and the hospital for another 4 I was treated with a main line treating me with huge amounts of meds, then later with a pic line at the hospital, ...

How can I increase bloodflow to my inner ear?

Posted 18 Nov 2016 by Unity 202b 1 answer

my ear shows no damage and yet I am still hearing impaired after a sepsis infection doctors say I may not be receiving proper blood flow to my inner ear. help me restore blood flow to my inner ear

Sepsis - I had sepsi and pneumonia in May and spent a week in ICU. I do not recall this well. I came

Posted 13 Nov 2016 by remah2005 2 answers

... home on oxygen, 24/7. I was very weak and tired. I thought I was getting better. Some days I am almost 'well', other days to get out of bed exhausts me. I do have some problems with memory and staying focused. I have terrible headaches and body pains. I want to be me again so bad. I ...

Is anyone else having cold clammy sweats after sepsis months later. Ive had all the followips and im

Posted 18 Sep 2016 by Sallyshere944 2 answers

... all ok but these sweats worry me. My stamina has improved. Any similar stories. Paul

In recovery from sepsis for 5 months?

Posted 3 Oct 2016 by Carolscreation 0 answers

I became septic about 5 months ago. The first indicator was vision, every thing became slanted. I thought it was vertigo. Called my doctor, he could get me that day but not for 7 hours. I walked to my bedroom to lay down and noticed I was having trouble walking. I finally made it to my appointment, ...

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