Toxic Shock Syndrome Symptoms

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6 hours ago Symptoms are variable and sudden. It also depends on the underlying cause. Common symptoms include:

  • High fever
  • Low blood pressure
  • Headache
  • Rapid heartbeat
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Muscle pain
  • Malaise and confusion
  • Rashes on the soles and palms
  • Peeling of the skin

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7 hours ago Toxic shock syndrome describes a cluster of symptoms that involve many systems of the body. It can be caused by Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus pyogenes, or Clostridium sordellii. Early symptoms are similar to other infections but can progress quickly to become life-threatening. TSS can be life-threatening and requires immediate medical

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2 hours ago Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) can be dangerous. But with the right treatment, it’s also curable. It’s important to know the symptoms so you can spot it and treat it quickly.

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3 hours ago Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is a rare but potentially life-threatening condition that is caused by certain strains of bacteria that produce toxins (poisons). It can result in the failure of vital organs, such as the liver, lungs or heart. Toxic shock syndrome was first identified in 1978 when a group of children became ill with it.

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4 hours ago Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is a rare but serious condition caused by a bacterial infection. Understand its causes, symptoms, and treatment.

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Just Now Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is a condition caused by bacterial toxins. Symptoms may include fever, rash, skin peeling, and low blood pressure. There may also be symptoms related to the specific underlying infection such as mastitis, osteomyelitis, necrotising fasciitis, or pneumonia.. TSS is typically caused by bacteria of the Streptococcus pyogenes or Staphylococcus aureus …

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7 hours ago Streptococcal toxic shock syndrome (STSS) is a rare, but serious bacterial infection. STSS can develop very quickly into low blood pressure, multiple organ failure, and even death. After the first symptoms start, it usually only takes about 24 to 48 hours for low blood pressure to develop. Once this happens, STSS quickly gets much more serious:

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5 hours ago 10. Low Blood Strain and Shock. Low blood stress or hypotension and shock are probably the most acute and demanding signs of poisonous shock syndrome. TSS can result in a dramatic drop in blood stress, ravenous cells and organs of oxygen and vitamins. Signs of shock embrace a fast heartbeat, shortness of breath, low physique temperature, and

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Just Now Treatment. If you develop toxic shock syndrome, you'll likely be hospitalized. In the hospital, you'll: Be treated with antibiotics while doctors seek the infection source. Receive medication to stabilize your blood pressure if it's low and fluids to treat dehydration. Receive supportive care to treat other signs and symptoms.

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Just Now Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is a potentially fatal bacterial infection that puts the body into a state of shock, resulting in organ failure. The symptoms of TSS can manifest two to four days after infection, which often include a fever, a rash, vomiting, and confusion. TSS can affect anyone, but surgeries, gynecological procedures, and wounds

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4 hours ago Main toxic shock syndrome symptoms . In most cases, toxic shock syndrome symptoms start suddenly and get worse quickly if not treated promptly. TSS symptoms can vary from person to person. Common symptoms and signs of TSS are: a high fever of 102.2 degrees F (39 C) or above that develops suddenly; hypotension (low blood pressure) diarrhea or

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3 hours ago Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is a rare and potentially life threatening disease that involves fever, shock and problems with several body organs. What are symptoms of toxic shock syndrome? Keeping in mind that TSS is rare, but is considered a medical emergency. The symptoms usually appear quickly and can include the following:

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1 hours ago Symptoms of toxic shock syndrome. The symptoms of toxic shock syndrome (TSS) start suddenly and get worse quickly. They include: a high temperature. flu-like symptoms, such as a headache, feeling cold, feeling tired or exhausted, an aching body, a sore throat and a cough. feeling and being sick. diarrhoea. a widespread sunburn-like rash.

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6 hours ago Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is an uncommon but serious, life-threatening complication of certain types of infections. It is caused by either staph ( Staphylococcus aureus) bacteria or strep ( Streptococcus pyogenes) bacteria. The bacteria produce toxins that can quickly lead to organ failure and even death. Toxic shock syndrome was originally

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8 hours ago Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is a cluster of symptoms that involve many systems of the body. Certain bacterial infections release toxins into the bloodstream. These toxins can spread to many body organs. This can cause severe damage and illness.

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Just Now Patients with staphylococcal toxic shock syndrome may have a staphylococcal infection anywhere in the body and the site of infection may not be immediately apparent. Symptoms of toxic shock include: Flu-like symptoms such as fever, chills, muscle aches, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Hypotension (low blood pressure) with a weak and rapid pulse.

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7 hours ago Some of the symptoms of TSS are much like severe ‘flu’ and usually include some or all of the following: a sudden high fever (temperature) vomiting. a sunburn-like rash. diarrhoea. fainting or feeling faint. muscle aches. dizziness. confusion.

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What are signs of toxic shock syndrome?

What Are the Signs & Symptoms of Toxic Shock Syndrome? A person also might have bloodshot eyes and an unusual redness under the eyelids or inside the mouth (and in the vagina in females). The area around an infected wound can become swollen, red, and tender.

What should you know about toxic shock syndrome symptoms?

Toxic shock syndrome starts suddenly, often with. a high fever (temperature at least 102°F [38.8°C]) a rapid drop in blood pressure (with lightheadedness or fainting) diarrhea. headache. sunburn-like rash on any part of the body, including the palms of the hands and the soles of the feet. muscle aches.

What does toxic shock syndrome feel like?

The symptoms are a lot like ones you might see from other kinds of infections: swelling, fever, redness, and a general feeling of being unwell. TSS symptoms usually come on quickly, about 2 days after the bacteria infects you. The way TSS affects your body depends on the type of bacteria causing your condition.

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