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Death from sepsis

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • January 11, 2010
  • 08:02 PM

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

Questions:
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?

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