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Bacterial toxic-shock syndrome

Bacterial toxic-shock syndrome: Introduction

Bacterial toxic-shock syndrome: A very rare, potentially fatal infection caused by toxins produced by bacteria, especially bacteria such as Staphylococcus aureus or Streptococcus pyogenes. The condition is often associated with tampon use but can originate from other sources. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Bacterial toxic-shock syndrome is available below.

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Causes of Bacterial toxic-shock syndrome

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Misdiagnosis and Bacterial toxic-shock syndrome

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  1. Bacterial toxic-shock syndrome: Introduction
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