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Clinical characteristics of coronavirus disease 2019 patients with diarrhea in Daegu

Kang MK, Kim KO, Kim MC, Cho JH, Kim SB, Park JG, Kim KH, Lee SH, Jang BI, Kim TN

Background/Aims: Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) can reportedly cause gastrointestinal symptoms. Therefore, we investigated the clinical characteristics of COVID-19 patients with diarrhea. Methods: We included 118 COVID-19 patients admitted to a single...
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Usefulness of ischemia-modified albumin in the diagnosis of sepsis/septic shock in the emergency department

Choo SH, Lim YS, Cho JS, Jang JH, Choi JY, Choi WS, Yang HJ

Objective No studies have evaluated the diagnostic value of ischemia-modified albumin (IMA) for the early detection of sepsis/septic shock in patients presenting to the emergency department (ED). We aimed to...
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Mortality difference between early-identified sepsis and late-identified sepsis

Jee W, Jo S, Lee JB, Jin Y, Jeong T, Yoon JC, Park B

Objective The aim of the study was to compare the mortality rates of patients with early-identified (EI) sepsis and late-identified (LI) sepsis. Methods We performed a retrospective chart review of patients...
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Klebsiella pneumoniae necrotizing fasciitis on theupper lip in a patient with uncontrolled diabetes

Kim HS, Chang YJ, Chung CH

A 60-year-old woman with a history of diabetes mellitus and chronic renal failure was admitted to the hospital with severe pain in the upper lip, which began 4 days prior to...
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Sepsis

Lee Y, Cho YJ

Diagnosis and treatment criteria were recently updated based on the Sepsis-3 guidelines, which recommend the sequential organ failure assessment for accurate characterization of organ dysfunction. Large randomized controlled trials have...
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Serial Changes in Mannose-Binding Lectin in Patients with Sepsis

Huh JW, Song K, Kim HJ, Yum JS, Hong SB, Lim CM, Koh Y

BACKGROUND: Mannose-binding lectin (MBL) deficiency leads to increased susceptibility to infection. We investigated whether serial changes in MBL levels are associated with the prognosis of patients diagnosed with septic shock,...
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Controversies Regarding the New Definition of Sepsis

Jeon JH, Park DW

The Third International Consensus Definitions for Sepsis and Septic Shock (SEPSIS-3) task force assessed the latest pathophysiological parameters associated with sepsis and septic shock and defined sepsis as life-threatening organ...
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Implications of Plasma Renin Activity and Plasma Aldosterone Concentration in Critically Ill Patients with Septic Shock

Chung KS, Song JH, Jung WJ, Kim YS, Kim SK, Chang J, Park MS

BACKGROUND: The renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system is closely associated with volume status and vascular tone in septic shock. The present study aimed to assess whether plasma renin activity (PRA) and plasma aldosterone...
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The Prevalence and Significance of Overt Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation in Patients with Septic Shock in the Emergency Department According to the Third International Consensus Definition

Ko BS, Cho HY, Ryoo SM, Kim MC, Jung W, Park SH, Lee CM, Kim WY

BACKGROUND: The prevalence and prognostic value of overt disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) in patients with septic shock presenting to emergency departments (EDs) is poorly understood, particularly following the release of...
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Unexpected Septic Shock after Ureteroscopic Lithotripsy in a Patient Preoperatively Treated for a Urinary Tract Infection

Kim JW, Jeong HK, Park JJ, Chae JY, Park HS, Moon DG, Oh MM

We describe a case of life-threatening septic shock after ureteroscopic lithotripsy. Prior to surgery, the patient had a confirmed sterile urine culture posttreatment for a urinary tract infection due to...
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A Fulminant Case of Clostridium perfringens Septic Shock caused by a Liver Abscess with Massive Hemolytic Anemia

Kang SM, Yoon JA, Kim S, So S, Lee H, Jo S, Huh JW

A 65-year-old female visited the emergency room for severe back pain radiating to the neck. Aortic dissection computed tomography revealed a ruptured liver abscess and large pneumoperitoneum. Although emergent percutaneous...
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Septic Shock with Acute Kidney Injury due to Obstructive Uropathy by Uterine Prolapse, Documented in a Urodynamic Study

Choi SH, Park SM, Kim EJ, Yoo JH, Jeong H, Cho Y

A 76-year-old woman with high fever and low blood pressure was admitted to the intensive care unit with a diagnosis of septic shock of unknown cause. A meticulous physical examination...
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Sepsis and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Recent Update

Kim WY, Hong SB

Severe sepsis or septic shock is characterized by an excessive inflammatory response to infectious pathogens. Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is a devastating complication of severe sepsis, from which patients...
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The Prognostic Factors of Pneumonia with Septic Shock in Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department

Kim JW, Kim JJ, Yang HJ, Lim YS, Cho JS, Hwang IC, Han SH

BACKGROUND: Pneumonia is the most common cause of death among patients with infectious disease in Korea. However, studies of pneumonia with septic shock in patients presenting to the emergency department...
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Toxic Shock Syndrome following Tattooing

Jeong KY, Kim KS, Suh GJ, Kwon WY

Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is a rare but life-threatening illness that is mainly caused by toxigenic strains of Staphylococcus aureus. Although TSS is classically known to be associated with tampon...
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Septic Shock due to Unusual Pathogens, Comamonas testosteroni and Acinetobacter guillouiae in an Immune Competent Patient

Kim HJ, Lee Y, Oh K, Choi SH, Sung H, Huh JW

Comamonas testosteroni and Acinetobacter guillouiae are gram-negative bacilli of low virulence that are widely distributed in nature and normal flora. Despite their common occurrence in environments, they rarely cause infectious...
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Refractory Septic Shock Treated with Nephrectomy under the Support of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation

Lee YK, Ryu JA, Yang JH, Park CM, Suh GY, Jeon K, Chung CR

Conventional medical therapies have not been very successful in treating adults with refractory septic shock. The effects of direct hemoperfusion using polymyxin B and veno-arterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) for...
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Polymyxin B Hemoperfusion in Pneumonic Septic Shock Caused by Gram-Negative Bacteria

Yoo JW, Park SY, Jeon J, Huh JW, Lim CM, Koh Y, Hong SB

Severe sepsis and septic shock are the main causes of death in critically ill patients. Early detection and appropriate treatment according to guidelines are crucial for achieving favorable outcomes. Endotoxin...
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A combination of early warning score and lactate to predict intensive care unit transfer of inpatients with severe sepsis/septic shock

Yoo JW, Lee JR, Jung YK, Choi SH, Son JS, Kang BJ, Park TS, Huh JW, Lim CM, Koh Y, Hong SB

BACKGROUND/AIMS: The modified early warning score (MEWS) is used to predict patient intensive care unit (ICU) admission and mortality. Lactate (LA) in the blood lactate (BLA) is measured to evaluate...
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Update of Sepsis: Recent Evidences about Early Goal Directed Therapy

Cho WH

Severe sepsis and septic shock is a life-threatening disease. It is combined with multi-organ failure. In the past decade, early goal directed therapy has been proposed as an effective treatment...
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