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Is a fever always present with toxic shock syndrome?

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Dr. Bonnie Bock
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Most of the time

Toxic shock syndrome by defintion causes fever, but some patients, often elderly or extremely ill, can be so sick that their temperature is subnormal or normal.

In brief: Most of the time

Toxic shock syndrome by defintion causes fever, but some patients, often elderly or extremely ill, can be so sick that their temperature is subnormal or normal.
Dr. Bonnie Bock
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Dr. Daniel Leeman
Facial Plastic Surgery

In brief: Fever yes

Fever is one of symptoms often seen in a patient with toxic shock syndrome.

In brief: Fever yes

Fever is one of symptoms often seen in a patient with toxic shock syndrome.
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