Sepsis (Blood Infection) (cont.)
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Cellulitis, an infection of the skin, may lead to sepsis, particularly in elderly people and those with diabetes or other illnesses that alter the immune system.
This rash, showing petechia and purpura, may be a sign of bacteria in the bloodstream (bacteremia).
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