Region Type of virus Transmission Route Incubation Period Source of Infection Sign Symptom Complication Virulence Factor Dif. Diagnosis Epidemiology Prophylaxis
Bacterial infections STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS Contact with Infected articles , Immunocompromised individual Variable Na Toxic Shock Syndrome ( TSS ) : multisystem disease in menstruating women who use tampons or women , children , and men with boils or staphylococcal infection of wounds Toxic Shock Syndrome ( TSS ) : multisystem disease in menstruating women who use tampons or women , children , and men with boils or staphylococcal infection of wounds Toxic Shock Syndrome Toxin - 1 Chemoprophylaxis consisting of vancomycin and rifampin to prevent spread of oxacillin - resistant organisms