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How does you contract toxic shock syndrome?
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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
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In brief: Tampons
Tampons are the usual culprit in toxic shock.
They can get contaminated during insertion, they can scratch the skin, opening the door for bacteria to get in.

In brief: Tampons
Tampons are the usual culprit in toxic shock.
They can get contaminated during insertion, they can scratch the skin, opening the door for bacteria to get in.
Dr. Carlo Hatem
Dr. Carlo Hatem
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