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the presence of pus-forming bacteria or their toxins in the blood or tissues

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Shay was taken to Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary before being transferred to the intensive care unit after he was given a 20% chance of survival when he contracted streptococcal septicaemia toxic shock.
And little Shay, who contracted streptococcal septicaemia toxic shock, gave Fiona a bunch of flowers to say thank you.
Chloe, of swindon, Wilts, contracted streptococcal septicaemia after being struck down with chicken pox at the age of three.
Tragically he died two days later of a related infection, streptococcal septicaemia, in June 2001.
Despite being taken to the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff by her parents, she died from streptococcal septicaemia.
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