Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Blood Poisoning Outlook

What to expect with sepsis:

  • About 10 to 50 percent of people with sepsis die from the disease, depending on the severity of the infection that caused sepsis.

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Last Updated: Jul 8, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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