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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Streptococcal_pharyngitis

Streptococcal pharyngitis, also known as strep throat, is an infection of the back of the throat ... by direct, close contact with an infected person; thus crowding, as may be found in the military and schools, increases the rate of transmission.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Streptococcus

Streptococcus is a genus of coccus (spherical) Gram-positive bacteria belonging to the phylum ... This genus has been found to be part of the salivary microbiome. ... In addition to streptococcal pharyngitis (strep throat), certain Streptococcus ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK333430

Feb 10, 2016 ... A complete and detailed history of puerperal fever can be found in two ..... For example, streptococcal pharyngitis is a “strep sore throat,” and if ...

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kidshealth.org/en/kids/strep-throat.html

Strep throat gives you a sore throat and makes it hard to swallow. ... bacteria cause up to 30% of all sore throats and are found in your throat and on your skin.

www.nbcnews.com/id/49858786/ns/technology_and_science-science/t/strep-throat-new-guidelines-mysteries-remain

Dec 14, 2012 ... Strep throat (technically group A. streptococcus) is one of the most scientifically ... A new study found that while the rapid test is not 100 percent ...

www.quora.com/Where-was-strep-throat-discovered-How-can-it-be-treated

Strep throat is an abbreviation for streptococcal throat infection. Streptococci are a group of bacteria. The most dangerous one is Beta ...

www.emedicinehealth.com/strep_throat/article_em.htm

Feb 12, 2016 ... Read about strep throat, a contagious disease caused by infection with ... These bacterial organisms are often found in the throat or on the skin ...

www.health.ny.gov/diseases/communicable/streptococcal/group_a/fact_sheet.htm

Group A streptococci are bacteria commonly found in the throat and on the skin. The vast majority of GAS infections are relatively mild illnesses, such as strep ...