toxic shock syndrome

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toxic shock syndrome ‎(plural toxic shock syndromes)

  1. (pathology) An acute infection by Staphylococcus bacteria, characterised by sudden high fever, muscle aches, joint pain, vomiting, diarrhea, dizziness, and fainting, abbreviated TSS.

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