Sepsis is called inflammation of the blood caused by a bacterial infection. Left without attention and appropriate treatment of sepsis as a result will lead to death, so it is important to pay close attention to this problem and to prevent its further development. 

Inflammatory processes of this kind are the result of the adverse effects on the fungus, staphylococcus, tuberculosis pathogens. But all this is possible only if the general weakening of the human immune system. 

Sepsis does not occur by itself, there is always a disease that is the root cause of it. Most often, inflammation of the blood occur in people with diabetes, rickets and cancer. But to sepsis can lead a normal tooth decay, which is left untreated. 


In medicine, inflammation secrete several kinds, depending on the localization process and causing it pathogens. 

The most common forms of sepsis: 

  • the skin, resulting from damage to the skin (burns, sores);
  • oral sepsis, caused by cavities of teeth, gingivitis, pulpitis, the defeat of the tonsils;
  • gynecology, often arising after delivery, inflammation of the pelvic organs;
  • otogenny appearing as a result of middle ear disease;
  • surgery when the patient during the operation are entered any infection;
  • cryptogenic, characterized by the inability to identify the primary source of contamination;
  • nosocomial, infections resulting from specific infectious strains that are resistant to treatment.

How dangerous oral sepsis?

 Special attention should be oral sepsis, which is most often detected in the later stages of development, provoking the emergence of many problems. 

Oral sepsis is a focal inflammation of infectious nature, most often occurs near the root of the tooth. The complexity of the oral treatment of sepsis lies in the fact that in the early stages of development, he did not manifest itself. The patient did not bother: no pain, an unpleasant taste in the mouth, discomfort. And at this time the disease progresses, getting chronic and leading to tooth loss. 

Identify sepsis oral timely help regular examination by a dentist who is recommended every six months. In addition, the presence of the following symptoms of inflammation indicate: 

  • constant fatigue;
  • lack of appetite;
  • sleep disturbance;
  • frequent headaches;
  • pain in the heart.

Naturally, this characteristic symptoms of many diseases. Therefore, to identify the exact cause is important to visit the dentist added. 

Do not be scared confirm the diagnosis, oral sepsis curable at any stage of development. Competent approach and timely treatment will help get rid of the disease with minimal losses. But there are cases when the process of removing the oral sepsis is associated with the removal of the tooth. Although this is an extreme measure applied in particularly complex cases.