저자들은 A군 연구균 감염에 의한 독성 쇼크양 증후군으로 저혈압, 간 기능 장애, 신 기능 장애, 혈소판 감소증을 보인 환아를 경험하였기에 문헌 고찰과 함께 보고하는 바이다.
We experienced a case of streptococcal toxic shock-like sundrome in a 12 year old boy. Symptoms such as fever, sore throat, diffuse erythematous rashes on whole body developed 3 days before admmision. His symptoms rapidly aggravated to develop hypotension, hepatic and renal dysfunction and thrombocytopenia. After admission, intravenous fluid and antibiotic therapy were done and he was succesfully treated. Attention should be paid to recognize and diagnose this fatal disese. We report this case with review of related literatures.