Sepsis

If your child has any of these symptoms you should take immediate action:

• Looks mottled, bluish or pale

• Is very lethargic or difficult to wake

• Feels abnormally cold to touch

• Is breathing very fast

• Has a rash that does not fade when you press it

• Has a fit or convulsion

Acting quickly could save your child’s life. If your child has any of these symptoms, don’t be afraid to go to A&E immediately or call 999.

For more information visit nhs.uk/sepsis or sepsistrust.org

The UK Sepsis Trust registered charity number (England & Wales) 1158843. Company registration number 8644039. Sepsis Enterprises Ltd. company number 9583335. VAT reg. number 225570222.

 

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