Streptococcus agalactiae Toxic Shock-Like Syndrome

Abstract

We present 2 patients with Streptococcus agalactiae toxic shock-like syndrome and review another 11 well-reported cases from the literature. Streptococcal toxic shock-like syndrome is a devastating illness with a high mortality rate, therefore we stress the importance of early supportive management, antimicrobial therapy, and surgical intervention. Toxic… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MD.0b013e31827dea11

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