Engelsk definition

Systemic inflammatory response syndrome with a proven or suspected infectious etiology. When sepsis is associated with organ dysfunction distant from the site of infection, it is called severe sepsis. When sepsis is accompanied by HYPOTENSION despite adequate fluid infusion, it is called SEPTIC SHOCK.

Svenska synonymer

Blodförgiftning Septikemi

Engelska synonymer

Severe Sepsis Sepsis, Severe Pyemia Pyemias Pyohemia Pyohemias Pyaemia Pyaemias Septicemia Septicemias Poisoning, Blood Blood Poisoning Blood Poisonings Poisonings, Blood