Toxic shock syndrome
Last Updated: 2023-07-07
Author(s): Anzengruber F., Navarini A.
Toxic shock syndromes, TSS, toxin shock syndrome.
Potentially lethal disease caused by staphylococci or by streptococci.
- Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) due to staphylococci
- Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) due to streptococci
- Distinguishing between the two entities is essential, as immediate surgical debridement is indicated in many cases of TSS caused by streptococci
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