Septic shock is a serious medical condition caused by decreased availability of oxygen to tissues as a result of infection and sepsis. It can cause multiple organ failure and death.
eMedicine: Septic Shock
Provides an overview, differential diagnosis and workup, treatment, medication and follow-up.
MedlinePlus: Septic Shock
Provides information on this serious condition that occurs when an overwhelming infection leads to life-threatening low blood pressure, including causes, symptoms, tests and treatment.
NHS Choices: Septic Shock
Provides information on this life-threatening condition that occurs when a person’s blood pressure drops to a dangerously low level. Includes details of symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment and complications.
Information from the University of Maryland Medical Center including an overview, symptoms, treatment and prevention.
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Wikipedia: Septic Shock
Encyclopedia article on this condition, its types, causes, treatment and epidemiology.
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