A group A streptococcal infection is an infection with group A streptococcus (GAS
). ... impetigo, cellulitis, and erysipelas – infections of the skin which can be ...
Apr 25, 2016 ... Several species are capable of causing disease in humans, including skin
diseases. Skin diseases due to direct infection with streptococcus ...
Mar 30, 2016 ... People may also carry group A strep in the throat or on the skin and have no
symptoms of illness. Most group A strep infections are relatively ...
Jul 1, 2002 ... Common skin infections include cellulitis, erysipelas, impetigo, ... Impetigo is also
caused by Streptococcus or Staphylococcus and can lead to ...
Feb 19, 2016 ... Symptoms and signs of group A streptococcal infections include sore ... nausea,
vomiting, diarrhea, skin rash, and a low blood pressure with ...
Strep B can cause urinary tract infections, blood infections, skin infections and
pneumonia in adults. Antibiotics are used to treat strep infections. NIH: National ...
STREPTOCOCCAL SKIN INFECTIONS. NAME OF DISEASE: 1. Invasive (
cellulitis). a. Erysipelas. b. Puerperal fever. c. Surgical scarlet fever. d. Myositis. e.
Aug 1, 2003 ... GAS is not only a common source of pharyngitis and skin infections that .... Strep
infections of the throat and skin need to be treated early and ...
Sep 3, 2015 ... Infection with Streptococcus pyogenes, a beta-hemolytic bacterium that ... In
addition to infections of the upper respiratory tract and the skin, ...
Group A streptococci (GAS) can cause various diseases, including strep throat,
skin and soft-tissue infections (eg, pyoderma, erysipelas, cellulitis, necrotizing ...