A Word Of Caution For Tampon Users
In the early 1980s toxic shock syndrome cases were 10 per 100,000 women, but dropped later in the decade when the highest absorbency tampons were // taken off the market. The number of cases are once again climbing putting the latest toxic shock syndrome statistics at 5 per 100,000 women.
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Fever, rash and low blood pressure are among the signs of toxic shock syndrome, widely regarded as a disease associated with tampon
use and menstruation, according to background information in the study.
"Although not as publicized, numerous other risk factors have been establis...
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According to the British Medical Journal most cases of toxic shock syndrome in the UK have been attributed to tampon
use. The condition is rare in children. However if misdiagnosed or left untreated, liver and kidney damage can result with fatal results.
Toxic Shock Syndrome
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