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Group A streptococcal infection

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A group A streptococcal infection is an infection with group A streptococcus (GAS ). ... impetigo, cellulitis, and erysipelas – infections of the skin which can be ...

Streptococcal skin infections. DermNet NZ

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Apr 25, 2016 ... Several species are capable of causing disease in humans, including skin diseases. Skin diseases due to direct infection with streptococcus ...

Group A Strep | Questions and Answers | GAS | CDC

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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 ...

Common Bacterial Skin Infections - American Family Physician

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Jul 1, 2002 ... Common skin infections include cellulitis, erysipelas, impetigo, ... Impetigo is also caused by Streptococcus or Staphylococcus and can lead to ...

Group A Streptococcal Infections: Learn About Treatment

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Feb 19, 2016 ... Symptoms and signs of group A streptococcal infections include sore ... nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, skin rash, and a low blood pressure with ...

Streptococcal Infections: MedlinePlus

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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

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STREPTOCOCCAL SKIN INFECTIONS. NAME OF DISEASE: 1. Invasive ( cellulitis). a. Erysipelas. b. Puerperal fever. c. Surgical scarlet fever. d. Myositis. e.

Don't underestimate group A strep | Modern medicine

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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 ...

Group A Streptococcal Infections: Background, Pathophysiology ...

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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 Streptococcal Infections Clinical Presentation: History ...

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Group A streptococci (GAS) can cause various diseases, including strep throat, skin and soft-tissue infections (eg, pyoderma, erysipelas, cellulitis, necrotizing ...

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Streptococcal Infections: Scarlet Fever & More | Cleveland Clinic

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Group A streptococcal (strep) infections can range from a mild skin infection or a sore throat to severe, life-threatening conditions. Most people are familiar with ...

Bacterial Skin Infections: Impetigo and MRSA

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Skin Infections in Athletes, Frequently Asked Questions. ... Impetigo is a common bacterial skin infection caused by Group A Streptococcus (GAS) or "strep." ...

Group A Streptococcal Disease (GAS) on MedicineNet.com

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Group A streptococcus is a bacterium often found in the throat and on the skin. Most infections are relatively mild illnesses such as strep throat or impetigo.