Early suspicion of toxic shock syndrome

  0 Introduction 0 Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is critical to recognize because it can be rapidly lethal and yet is usually treatable.   TSS is a relatively new disease, first described in 1978.   The prevalence has increased over the last few decades due to shifts in the circulating strains of Group A streptococcus (Low 2013).  However, … Continue reading Early suspicion of toxic shock syndrome