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Acinetobacter septicemia

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Description

Acinetobacter septicemia is a type of sepsis caused by the bacteria Acinetobacter. It is a serious infection that can cause organ failure and death if not treated quickly. Symptoms of Acinetobacter septicemia include fever, chills, rapid breathing, confusion, and low blood pressure. Treatment typically involves antibiotics and supportive care such as fluids and oxygen. In some cases, surgery may be necessary to remove infected tissue.

Synonyms
  • Acinetobacter sepsis
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