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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toxic_shock_syndrome

Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is a condition caused by bacterial toxins. Symptoms may include ... The overall risk of death in streptococcal disease is about 50% while in staphylococcal disease it is around 5%. Death may occur within 2 days.

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Jul 6, 2016 ... If this is the case, an infectious disease doctor will closely monitor you. ... If left untreated, complications associated with this disease include:.

www.webmd.com/women/guide/understanding-toxic-shock-syndrome-basics

Mar 14, 2017 ... Toxic shock syndrome is still mostly a disease of menstruating women who use tampons. But it has also been linked to the use of menstrual ...

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Although toxic shock syndrome (TSS) can be serious, it's a very rare illness.

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Mar 16, 2016 ... home / infectious disease center / infectious disease a-z list / toxic shock syndrome (tss) index / toxic shock syndrome (tss) article ...

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Mar 8, 2017 ... Various cases had been noted since the 1920s, but in 1980, TSS became a notifiable disease. TSS is rare. Small studies suggest that it affects ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/toxic-shock-syndrome/home/ovc-20317877

May 4, 2017 ... Patient Care & Health Information · Diseases & Conditions; Toxic shock syndrome. Mayo Clinic · Request Appointment · Contact Us · About ...

www.merckmanuals.com/professional/infectious-diseases/gram-positive-cocci/toxic-shock-syndrome-tss

Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is caused by staphylococcal or streptococcal exotoxins. Symptoms include high fever, hypotension, diffuse erythematous rash, and ...

www.hopkinsmedicine.org/healthlibrary/test_procedures/urology/toxic_shock_syndrome_tss_85,P00653

Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is a cluster of symptoms that involve many systems ... with diabetes, weak immune system, chronic lung disease, or heart disease.