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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.

www.healthline.com/health/toxic-shock-syndrome

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.

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/175736.php

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.medicinenet.com/toxic_shock_syndrome_tss/article.htm

Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is a severe illness associated with infections. ... Early symptoms can be confused with those of other diseases, like norovirus or ...

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 ...

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

www.ndhealth.gov/disease/documents/faqs/toxic%20shock%20syndrome.pdf

TSS is caused by a toxin producing bacteria. The illness usually is known for being associated with the use of tampons, but also can occur due to the use of ...