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Signs of Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome

Symptoms of Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome

The list of medical symptoms mentioned in various sources for Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome may include:

Note that Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome symptoms usually refers to various medical symptoms known to a patient, but the phrase Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome signs may often refer to those signs that are only noticable by a doctor.

Signs or Symptoms of Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome:

Group A Streptococcal (GAS) Disease General: DBMD (Excerpt)

Early signs and symptoms of STSS;

  • Fever
  • Dizziness
  • Confusion
  • A flat red rash over large areas of the body
(Source: excerpt from Group A Streptococcal (GAS) Disease General: DBMD)

Group A Streptococcal Infections, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID (Excerpt)

Streptococcal toxic shock syndrome begins with flu-like symptoms (fever, chills, and muscle aches). Pain is common, usually in an extremity, sometimes in the abdomen or chest. The condition progresses to confusion and coma. Blood pressure drops, kidneys malfunction, and soft tissues may be infected. (Source: excerpt from Group A Streptococcal Infections, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)

More Symptoms of Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome:

More detailed symptom information may be found on the symptoms of Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome article. In addition to the above medical information, to get a full picture of the possible signs or symptoms of this condition and also possibly the signs and symptoms of its related medical conditions, it may be necessary to examine symptoms that may be caused by:

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What are the signs of Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome?

The phrase "signs of Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome" should, strictly speaking, refer only to those signs and symptoms of Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome that are not readily apparent to the patient. The word "symptoms of Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome" is the more general meaning; see symptoms of Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome.

The signs and symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome. This medical information about signs and symptoms for Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome signs or Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome symptoms. Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they are indeed Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome symptoms.

 

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