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I had cepsis after bowel cancer operation now I have musculo

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I had cepsis after bowel cancer operation now I have musculo skeletal flamation, could the two be linked thank you
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.
Hi there,This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.Yes they are likely linked.Sepsis causes lot of inflammation in the body.Immune system be over active attacking the muscles, joints etc.The symptoms may persist for several months.Anti inflammatory medications like Ibuprofen can be tried by your doctor.Also oral prednisone can be used as stronger alternative.Best wishes,It was my pleasure to help you today.If I have answered all your questions, Please rate my response Excellent (click on the 5th star).Please bookmark my profile for fast, reliable authentic answers!This is the link to my profile:http://www.justanswer.com/medical/expert-mysticdoc/

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