Infectious Diseases

Immunoglobulin therapy in non-menstrual streptococcal toxic shock syndrome.

Anaesth Intensive Care. 2003 Jun;31(3):320-3.

Murthy BV, Nelson RA, Mannion PT.

Countess of Chester Hospital, Chester, United Kingdom.

We describe a case of non-menstrual streptococcal toxic shock syndrome requiring high doses of noradrenaline. The intravenous administration of pooled immunoglobulin was associated with improved haemodynamics and weaning of vasoconstrictors.

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PMID: 12879681 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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