Discussions By Condition: Medical Stories

Death from sepsis

Posted In: Medical Stories 0 Replies
  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • January 11, 2010
  • 08:02 PM

Sepsis developed from a twisted instestine involving 30 inches of necrotic small intestine.

How long did it take for that amount of intestine to become necrotic.
How much pain did the patient suffer?
Would the patient have been conscious at the moment of death?

Reply Flag this Discussion
Thanks! A moderator will review your post and it will be live within the next 24 hours.

Signs of a Psoriasis Flare

Know the five types of psoriasis and how to spot flares.

How Diabetes Medications Affect Your Appetite

Newer diabetes treatments can suppress appetite and aid weight loss.

What to Do For Dry Mouth

Try these tips to get your salivary glands back into action.

The Painkiller – Constipation Connection

Constipation is a common side effect of opioid and narcotic pain medicines.

9 Signs of Sensitive Skin

Is it sensitive skin or something else?