Toxic-shock syndrome related to intravenous heroin use

N Engl J Med. 1982 Sep 23;307(13):820-1. doi: 10.1056/nejm198209233071314.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Female
  • Heroin Dependence*
  • Humans
  • Injections, Intravenous / adverse effects*
  • Shock, Septic / etiology*
  • Staphylococcal Infections / etiology