What is Sepsis Infection? 10 Sepsis Shock Symptoms!

9) Diarrhea and Abdominal Pain

Diarrhea and abdominal pain

Gastrointestinal infections that trigger septic shock would also cause diarrhea, abdominal distention, and abdominal pain. In peritonitis and other very severe infections in the abdomen, patients may develop a sign known as rebound tenderness and abdominal guarding. These signs are detected through a series of maneuvers performed during the physical exam.

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