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IV infection

IV infection: Introduction

An infection that occurs at the site of an intravenous line which is used to deliver fluid or medication into a patient's vein. The infection can cause swelling, redness and fever at the site of the IV insertion. An infection of a central IV line carries a higher risk of septicemia (blood poisoning) which is a serious condition. ...more »

Symptoms of IV infection

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IV infection: Related Patient Stories

IV infection: Deaths

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Causes of IV infection

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Misdiagnosis and IV infection

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, more »

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