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Intensive Care Medicine

, Volume 27, Issue 2, pp 443–443 | Cite as

Toxic shock syndrome complicating influenza A infection: a two-case report with one case of bacteremia and endocarditis

  • M. L. Sion
  • A. I. Hatzitolios
  • E. N. Toulis
  • K. D. Mikoudi
  • G. N. Ziakas
  • M. L. Sion
Correspondence

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© Springer-Verlag 2000

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. L. Sion
    • 1
  • A. I. Hatzitolios
    • 1
  • E. N. Toulis
    • 1
  • K. D. Mikoudi
    • 1
  • G. N. Ziakas
    • 1
  • M. L. Sion
    • 2
  1. 1.School of medicineAristotelion University of Thessaloniki, “AHEPA Hospital”ThessalonikiGreece
  2. 2.ThessalonikiGreece

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