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septic

 [sep´tik]
pertaining to sepsis.

sep·tic

(sep'tik), Do not confuse this word with septal.
Relating to or caused by sepsis.

septic

/sep·tic/ (sep´tik) pertaining to sepsis.

septic

(sĕp′tĭk)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, having the nature of, or affected by sepsis.
2. Causing sepsis; putrefactive.

sep·tic′i·ty (-tĭs′ĭ-tē) n.

septic

See sepsis.

sep·tic

(sep'tik)
Relating to or caused by sepsis.

septic

Pertaining to SEPSIS.

Septic

Referring to the presence of infection.
Mentioned in: Puerperal Infection

septic

pertaining to sepsis.

septic fever
is fever associated with infection either as local abscess or cellulitis or as a septicemia or bacteremia. The infective agent may be a bacteria, virus, fungus, protozoa or even algae.
septic mastitis
mastitis characterized by the presence of bacteria in the milk.
septic shock
see toxemic shock.
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Septic shock in bacteremic patients: risk factors, features and prognosis.
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Patients presenting with more than one diagnosis of sepsis due to evolution of their septic state, were classified according to the most severe form at clinical presentation.
For primary bacterial septic peritonitis, a mechanism for inoculation of the bacteria into the abdomen has yet to be determined, but an oral source is suggested.
On-site septic and community-wide sewer systems work in similar ways, utilizing micro-organisms to filter out bacteria, viruses and other disease-causing pathogens before releasing the cleansed water back into the environment.
The Flowtech septic system bundle consists of a 4-inch diameter corrugated high-density polyethylene pipe surrounded by an engineered geo-synthetic aggregate that is held in place by a polystyrene net and geotextile combination.
Blood pressure improved more quickly with hydrocortisone than with placebo, but superinfections and new episodes of septic shock were more likely to develop in hydrocortisone patients, including new episodes of sepsis.
Author Woodson, a general contractor and master plumber, provides an updated second edition of his professional reference book on wells and septic systems.
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Revised guidelines for the management of severe sepsis and septic shock have recently been published by the Surviving Sepsis Campaign (SSC).
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