TOXIC SHOCK SYNDROME

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Last Updated : 1/2/2014
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Neha Bansal
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What is toxic shock syndrome (TSS)?
It is a

potential fatal infection resulting from a bacterial toxin

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What causes TSS

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It is caused by various organisms like Staphylococcus aureus and group A Streptococcus pyogenes.

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Contributor Information and Disclosures Neha Bansal
MBBS, KEM Hospital, Mumbai, India


First Created : 1/23/2013
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