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1 Sepsis: Hall MJ, Williams SN, DeFrances CJ, Golosinskiy A. Inpatient care for septicemia or sepsis: A challenge for patients and hospitals. NCHS data brief, no 62. Hyattsville, MD: National Center for Health Statistics. 2011.

2 http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/sepsis/basics/definition/con-20031900

3 http://www.nigms.nih.gov/Education/Pages/factsheet_sepsis.aspx

4 All information in this paragraph obtained from http://he123.liverfoundation.org/diagnosis/what-are-the-stages-of-he/

5 http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/186101-overview

6 http://www.salix.com/healthcare-professionals-resources/gi-digest-newsletter/gi-digest-archive/symptoms-and-diagnosis-of-hepatic-encephalopathy/