Two patients with toxic shock-like syndrome are presented. Both patients had necrotizing cellulitis due to Streptococcus pyogenes, and both patients required extensive surgical debridement. The association of Streptococcus pyogenes infection and toxic shock-like syndrome is discussed.
Connolly, Thomas J.; Pavelka, Donald J.; Lanspa, Eugene F.; and Connolly, Thomas L.
"Toxic Shock-like Syndrome Associated with Necrotizing Streptococcus Pyogenes Infection,"
Henry Ford Hospital Medical Journal
: Vol. 37
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