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DOID DOID:14115
Name toxic shock syndrome
Definition A commensal bacterial infectious disease that results_in infection, has_material_basis_in Streptococcus pyogenes or has_material_basis_in Staphylococcus aureus , which produce toxins that are absorbed systemically and produce the systemic manifestations. The infection has_symptom fever, has_symptom rash, has_symptom hypotension, has_symptom multiorgan failure, has_symptom desquamation, has_symptom vomiting, has_symptom diarrhea, has_symptom headache, and has_symptom nonfocal neurologic abnormalities.
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/169177-overview, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toxic_shock_syndrome
Xrefs

CSP2005:0368-3426

ICD10CM:A48.3

ICD9CM:040.82

MESH:D012772

NCI2004_11_17:C35498

NCI:C35498

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:18504008

UMLS_CUI:C0600327

Subsets

gram-positive_bacterial_infectious_disease

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toxic shock [EXACT]

Toxic Shock syndrome [EXACT]

Toxic shock syndrome [EXACT]

TSS [EXACT]

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is_a commensal bacterial infectious disease

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