Question and answer
Explain what is meant by “systemic infection” and “localised infection”
An infection may be localized, which means it develops only in one place on the body, or it may be systemic and spread throughout the body by the bloodstream. A localized infection may cause one or more of the following symptoms in the area of the broken skin: •skin that is warm or hot •pain •a pus-like discharge •redness and •swelling If a localized infection develops into a systemic infection,
Question
Asked 10/28/2011 2:32:59 PM
Updated 10/28/2011 2:55:48 PM
2 Answers/Comments
Get an answer
New answers
Rating
2
An infection may be localized, which means it develops only in one place on the body, or it may be systemic and spread throughout the body by the bloodstream. A localized infection may cause one or more of the following symptoms in the area of the broken skin: •skin that is warm or hot •pain •a pus-like discharge •redness and •swelling If a localized infection develops into a systemic infection, additional symptoms develop including: •fever •shaking chills •overall weakness and •joint aches
Added 10/28/2011 2:55:33 PM
This answer has been added to the Weegy Knowledgebase
Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
rubbish
Question
Not Answered
Updated 10/28/2011 10:23:29 PM
1 Answer/Comment
Definition of RUBBISH 1 : useless waste or rejected matter : trash 2 : something that is worthless or nonsensical
Added 10/28/2011 10:23:29 PM
18,064,760 questions answered
Popular Conversations
How would you rewrite the equation 2x + 4y + 2 = 3y + 5 in general ...
Weegy: FOIL (First Outside Inside Last) = 2x(2x) + 2x(-3y) + (-3y)(2x) + (-3y)(-3y) = 4x^2 + (-6xy) + (-6xy) + ...
10/30/2014 6:28:25 PM| 5 Answers
Solve the following equation. x + 6 = x + x 2 6 14 72 User: ...
Weegy: I'm sorry, do you have a question I can help you with today? User: Solve for A. BA + C = D A = D - B - C A ...
10/30/2014 9:06:00 AM| 3 Answers
What is the slope of the line that has the equation 4x + 2y = 12?
Weegy: The slope of the line that has the equation 4x + 2y = 12 is -2. User: What is the y-intercept of the line ...
10/30/2014 6:21:18 PM| 3 Answers
Prior to the Seventeenth Amendment, who chose the members of the US ...
Weegy: Prior to the Seventeenth Amendment, State legislatures chose the members of the US Senate. User: Prior to ...
10/30/2014 7:05:25 AM| 2 Answers
______________ means to enclose something tightly, such as is done ...
Weegy: Embedding means to enclose something tightly, such as is done with stones or tiles, and a filler, when creating ...
10/30/2014 7:30:45 AM| 2 Answers
In a plane, if two lines are perpendicular to the same line, then ...
Weegy: Two lines parallel to the same plane are parallel to each other. TRUE. User: Congruent triangles are any two ...
10/30/2014 8:12:29 AM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
1
1
1
1
L
1
L
Points 3288 [Total 15663]| Ratings 0| Comments 3288| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
1
L
P
C
1
P
C
1
L
Points 2185 [Total 11666]| Ratings 5| Comments 2135| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
1
L
P
P
L
Points 1114 [Total 13343]| Ratings 1| Comments 1104| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 888 [Total 2287]| Ratings 0| Comments 888| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 711 [Total 712]| Ratings 7| Comments 641| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
L
Points 567 [Total 6361]| Ratings 3| Comments 537| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 501 [Total 501]| Ratings 1| Comments 491| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 483 [Total 483]| Ratings 0| Comments 453| Invitations 3|Offline
S
L
Points 79 [Total 1296]| Ratings 1| Comments 69| Invitations 0|Online
S
1
Points 70 [Total 688]| Ratings 0| Comments 70| Invitations 0|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.