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It was simply the introduction of the tampon into her body, which caused toxic shock syndrome to take effect.
Intravenous immunoglobulin therapy for streptococcal toxic shock syndrome--a comparative observational study.
On day 20, the toxic shock syndrome toxin assay (TSST) was reported positive for toxin B, and the mesh was removed.
The cause of death given by the pathologist was toxic shock syndrome.
When the patients' plummeting blood pressure and soaring white blood cell counts finally led doctors to diagnose toxic shock, they couldn't reverse the women's condition.
Left untreated, these infections can lead to life threatening diseases including invasive faciitis ("flesh eating disease"), rheumatic fever and toxic shock syndrome.
District Court ranged from a shocking shopping trip to toxic shock.
Streptococcal toxic shock syndrome (a form of canine streptococcus bacteria that causes the "flesh-eating" disease in humans) has struck
A report warns of cases of toxic shock syndrome and septicaemia and calls for studios to be inspected and licensed.
by a woman who developed Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS) in 1994 after use of a tampon.
However, after epidemiological research, local health authorities have concluded that some of the 19 may have died of toxic shock syndrome (TSS) caused by a combination of the virus and methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), the Japanese newspaper said.
A few cases of toxic shock syndrome related to breast implants (and not related to menstruation or tampon use) have been reported.