severe cases. Recent medical history can also help differentiate between staphylococcal and streptococcal toxic shock syndrome. M, the risk of mortality is significant in patients who progress to streptococcal toxic shock syndrome, which is characterized by multiorgan failure and hypotension. By Fvasconcellos Own work.
Group A invasive streptococcus are more likely to produce these superantigens, hence their association with the development of toxic shock syndrome. You can lower your risk for menstrual toxic shock syndrome by: Avoiding highly absorbent tampons Changing tampons frequently (at least every 8 hours) Only using tampons once in awhile during menstruation Staphylococcal toxic shock syndrome; Toxic shock-like syndrome; tsls Eckert LO, Lentz. Concepts, disease or Syndrome t047 ). Risk factors include: Recent childbirth, infection with, staphylococcus aureus s aureus commonly called a Staph infection. Redness of eyes, mouth, throat, seizures, widespread red rash that looks like a sunburn - skin peeling occurs 1 or 2 weeks after the rash, particularly on the palms of the hand or bottom of the feet. Toxic shock syndrome is caused by a toxin produced by some types of staphylococcus bacteria.
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