Toxin-Mediated Illnesses (Toxic Shock Syndrome, Tetanus, and Botulism)

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and Immunology

Publication Date


Document Type

Book Chapter


Bacterial Infections and Mycoses | Immunology of Infectious Disease | Infectious Disease


Book chapter discussing the general principles, pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment of Toxic Shock Syndrome, Tetanus, and Botulism.


Zivna I and Ellison RT III. Toxin-mediated illnesses (Toxic shock syndrome, tetanus and botulism). In: Irwin RS and Rippe JM ed. Manual of Intensive Care Medicine, 6th edition, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2013:475-478.Preview this title on Google Books.

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Infectious Diseases and Immunology Publications and Presentations