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Group a streptococci

Group a streptococci

a common bacteria that is the cause of strep throat, scarlet fever, impetigo, cellulitis-erysipelas, rheumatic fever, acute glomerular nephritis, endocarditis, and group a streptococcal necrotizing fasciitis. The prototype is streptococcus pyogenes.


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