Toxic Shock Syndrome (cont.)
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Toxic Shock Syndrome Treatment
Self-Care at Home
There is no role for self-care at home; people with suspected toxic shock syndrome should be immediately taken to the hospital's emergency department. Women who are menstruating and using tampons should remove the tampon prior to going to the hospital if toxic shock syndrome is suspected.
Joseph S Bushra, MD, FAAEM
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