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my period started on the 19 of Feb. it last 4-7 days and I just realized I still had a tampon in I'm not sure how long it's been in.

By March 5, 2013 - 8:30am
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I don't remember when I put it in. I do know it's been at least a week. My body aches, I sleep a lot, I'm really moody, and I feel nauseated a lot. Could I have TSS?

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Hi Bobbi

Toxic Shock Syndrome can be very serious and can be caused by tampons that are left in too long causing a dangerous bacteria to affect the body - you can read more here: http://www.empowher.com/tardive-dyskinesia/content/toxic-shock-syndrome

If you feel that your symptoms match those in this article, you should contact a doctor immediately. Please keep us posted.



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