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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BLOOD POISONING

I want it cleaned for I can tell you I have no desire to get blood poisoning.

Blood poisoning ensued, and within a fortnight she was dead.

"Maybe the cut got worse and he got blood poisoning and died," he thought.

Perhaps even your life will be endangered from blood poisoning!

But what is it that causes the inflammation and blood poisoning?

Blood poisoning, in the form of scurvy, had settled in his face.

This remedy often serves as a preventative to blood poisoning.

They have hopes of his recovery now, if blood poisoning does not set in.

One of the new arrivals, it was; and his arm got blood poisoning.

The only things I'm sure of are blood poisoning and hydrophobia.