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Antibiotic injection. Nurse administering antibiotics into a man's arm. She is treating a septicaemia infection caused by pinning an external frame to immobilize his fractured leg. Septicaemia is tissue death caused by the absorption of disease-causing bacteria or their toxins from the blood. Here, treatment is with the antibiotics erythromycin, penicillin and clarithromycin.
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