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Posted 10 Oct 2012 by • 44 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 ...
Posted 23 Nov 2015 by • 1 answer
I have been taking Amoxicillin (500 mg every 8 hours) for one year with no stop time as far as I know. The drug is used to prevent repeated cellulitis in my legs which have led to sepsis. I have chronic pedal edema in my legs due to Noonan's Syndrome. I was hospitalized seven times between ...
Posted 23 Feb 2012 by • 2 answers
Septicaemia with multiple organ failure
Posted 10 Nov 2017 by • 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 ...
Sepsis - I'm 5-6 months into recovery after septic shock and 8 days in the hospital. It seems as if?
Posted 17 Aug 2011 by • 1 answer
... 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 anyone?
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 1 Jul 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 10 Jul 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 2 Nov 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 14 Mar 2012 by • 1 answer
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?
Posted 25 Jun 2015 by • 1 answer
I am a 38 year old female and was hospitalized for what seemed to be a serious bout of pyelonephritis 7 weeks ago. After arriving at the ER my husband was informed that I had more than a kidney infection and that it was in fact early stage sepsis. Although I was hospitalized for 4 days, I was not ...
Posted 20 Sep 2012 by • 3 answers
... bseverev swelling with my vfeet ankles and calves up to my knees and the other thing is I cant seem to stay awake I keep as I would say dozing off
Posted 15 Feb 2016 by • 2 answers
my husband had an op on his back and after a few days he was discharged, on leaving the hospital the doctor was aware of pain my husband was feeling in his arm and he has a sever dose of diarrhea. we went home and within 7 hours of him being discharged his tep shot up to 105. next day he ...
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 3 Oct 2017 by • 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?
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