Correction: Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome Caused by Streptococcus suis Serotype 2

  • Jiaqi Tang,
  • Changjun Wang,
  • Youjun Feng,
  • Weizhong Yang,
  • Huaidong Song,
  • Zhihai Chen,
  • Hongjie Yu,
  • Xiuzhen Pan,
  • Xiaojun Zhou,
  • Huaru Wang,
  • Bo Wu,
  • Haili Wang,
  • Huamei Zhao,
  • Ying Lin,
  • Jianhua Yue,
  • Zhenqiang Wu,
  • Xiaowei He,
  • Feng Gao,
  • Abdul Hamid Khan,
  • Jian Wang,
  • Guo-Ping Zhao,
  • Yu Wang,
  • Xiaoning Wang,
  • Zhu Chen,
  • George F Gao
  • Published: August 29, 2006
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0030377

In PLoS Medicine, volume 3, issue 5: DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0030151

As part of the revision of this manuscript, additional data on the clinical description of the cases were added, as were four new authors who had been involved in this part of the work. Those same four researchers had also authored a related manuscript, which should have been mentioned in the PLoS Medicine article. The related manuscript is now published:

Yu H, Jing H, Chen Z, Zheng H, Zhu X, et al. (2006) Human Streptococcus suis outbreak, Sichuan, China. Emerg Infect Dis 12: 914–920. Available at​05-1194.htm.