Article Text

PDF

Toxic shock syndrome.
  1. R Buchdahl,
  2. M Levin,
  3. B Wilkins,
  4. J Gould,
  5. P Jaffe,
  6. D J Matthew,
  7. M J Dillon

    Abstract

    Presenting features and clinical manifestations of six patients with toxic shock syndrome are reported. In four of the six cutaneous injury, sometimes trivial, occurred before the onset of symptoms and may have been a causal factor. All six children recovered. The need for early recognition and intensive management in this life threatening condition is discussed.

    Statistics from Altmetric.com

    Request permissions

    If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.