Intra Abdominal
Secondary Peritonitis

Secondary Peritonitis

Severe sepsis is defined by all three of:

  • SIRS criteria (Two of HR>90, tachypnea, Temp >38 or <36, WBC >12 or <4)
  • Suspected/confirmed infection
  • At least one new organ dysfunction (hypotension, elevated lactate, AKI, acute lung injury, DIC, neurologic or hepatic)