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Volume 1, Number 3—July 1995
Synopsis

Streptococcal Toxic-Shock Syndrome: Spectrum of Disease, Pathogenesis, and New Concepts in Treatment

Dennis L. Stevens
Author affiliation: Professor of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle,Washington
Chief, Infectious Disease Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Boise, Idaho, USA

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Table 2

Complications of group A streptococcal soft-tissue infection

Complication Precentage of Patients
Shock 95
Acute respiratory distress syndrome 55
Renal impairment 80
Irreversible 10
Reversibl e 70
Bacteremia 60
Death 30

Source: reference 1.

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