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Posted 10 Oct 2012 by • 27 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 sweat ...
Posted 31 Jul 2017 by • 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 ...
Are there any sepsis survivors out there who have been told they need to be on antibiotics for life?
Posted 18 Jul 2017 by • 1 answer
... I was hospitalized on May 7th of this year and was in for a week before they found out what was wrong. Severe drop in blood pressure, 67/48, altered mental state, severe chills, fever and pain. Infectious disease doc finally declared sepsis from strep which had entered my body in a very small ...
Posted 10 Jul 2017 by • 1 answer
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 ...
Posted 1 Jul 2017 by • 1 answer
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 ...
Posted 16 May 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 2 May 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 20 Jan 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 21 Dec 2016 by • 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, ...
Posted 18 Nov 2016 by • 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 • 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 ...
Sepsis - I had an operation on 9th June to remove most of my large colon and it was reconnected. Two
Posted 20 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
Is anyone else having cold clammy sweats after sepsis months later. Ive had all the followips and im
Posted 18 Sep 2016 by • 2 answers
... all ok but these sweats worry me. My stamina has improved. Any similar stories. Paul
Posted 3 Oct 2016 by • 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, ...
Posted 30 Jul 2016 by • 1 answer
I was diagnosed with a urinary tract infection and the dr. put me on cipro. The following night I was having alot of the symptoms of sepsis( every muscle hurt and I was freezing and running a temp of 102) I thought just making it through the night and if I still felt like it in the morning I would ...
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