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Should I talk to my doctor about my toxic shock syndrome symptoms?

You should seek medical help immediately if you suspect you may have toxic shock syndrome. Do not try to treat this condition at home or wait because you think the symptoms will subside. Symptoms will only worsen. People with toxic shock syndrome must be hospitalized where they can get immediate critical care.

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