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Sepsis (Septicemia)

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.
Also Known As:
Septicemia; Blood Poisoning; Poisoning, Blood; Severe Sepsis; Blood Poisonings; Poisonings, Blood; Pyaemias; Pyemias; Pyohemias; Sepsis, Severe; Septicemias; Pyaemia; Pyemia; Pyohemia
Networked: 32696 relevant articles (2056 outcomes, 4221 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Infection
2. Septic Shock (Toxic Shock Syndrome)
3. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
4. Pneumonia (Pneumonitis)
5. Burns

Experts

1. Vincent, Jean-Louis: 115 articles (11/2015 - 01/2002)
2. Wang, Ping: 87 articles (01/2016 - 01/2002)
3. van der Poll, Tom: 84 articles (12/2015 - 06/2003)
4. Dal-Pizzol, Felipe: 64 articles (05/2015 - 02/2003)
5. Bellomo, Rinaldo: 62 articles (10/2015 - 01/2002)
6. Ward, Peter A: 62 articles (05/2015 - 05/2002)
7. Reinhart, Konrad: 57 articles (07/2015 - 02/2002)
8. Opal, Steven M: 55 articles (12/2015 - 05/2002)
9. Tracey, Kevin J: 53 articles (02/2015 - 01/2002)
10. Giamarellos-Bourboulis, Evangelos J: 52 articles (01/2016 - 09/2002)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Sepsis:
1. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics)IBA
2. Protein CIBA
3. drotrecogin alfa activated (Xigris)FDA Link
4. Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor)IBA
5. CytokinesIBA
6. Dacarbazine (DIC)FDA LinkGeneric
7. procalcitoninIBA
8. AntibodiesIBA
9. Biological Markers (Surrogate Marker)IBA
10. Gentamicins (Gentamicin)FDA LinkGeneric

Therapies and Procedures

1. Ligation
2. Catheters
3. Resuscitation
4. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
5. Transplants (Transplant)