What Does Sepsis Look Like?

Q:
What does sepsis look like?

A:
Sepsis is a reaction to severe infection, involving many different parts of the body. The germs causing the infection can be bacteria, viruses or fungi. Sepsis is a medical emergency but early treatment in hospital saves lives.

In some cases, sepsis can cause patches of discolored skin and skin rash, which can be an alert needing attention.

The following are some pictures of sepsis skin.

When you notice the early changes, seek immediate medical treatment.

 

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