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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 ). ... The two most prominent infections of GAS are both non-invasive: strep throat (pharyngitis) where it causes 15-...

Strep Throat

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Strep throat is identified as a bacterium whose name is Streptococcus pyogenes. ... toxic shock syndrome, on the other hand, has only recently been discovered.

Who discovered strep throat - Answers.com

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Streptococci bacteria were discovered in the early part of the 18th century by Anton Van Leeuwenhoek. Friedrich Reinhardt Strep discovered it as the cause of  ...

Cell discovery could lead to strep throat vaccine - Futurity

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Jul 7, 2014 ... Previous efforts to develop a strep throat vaccine had resulted in immune system reactions that caused other diseases such as rheumatic fever ...

Pathogenesis of Group A Streptococcal Infections - Discovery ...

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May 16, 2012 ... GAS typically infects the throat and skin of the host, causing mild infections such as pharyngitis and impetigo, in addition to life threatening ...

Researchers Find New Compound to Fight Strep Throat Infection

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Apr 27, 2013 ... Researchers have discovered a promising alternative to common antibiotics used to fight the bacteria that cause strep throat. In an article ...

Strep Throat - National Library of Medicine - PubMed Health - NCBI

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Strep throat is a contagious infection, spread through close contact with an ... Others keep us healthy and are found in areas of the human body such as the ...

Infectious Disease Index - Streptococcus pyogenes | MSDSonline

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It can cause streptococcal sore throat which is characterized by fever, enlarged ... The pathogen can be found in its carrier state in the anus, vagina, skin and ...

Strep Throat: Symptoms and Treatment - Live Science

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Dec 17, 2014 ... Two types of bacteria can cause strep throat: Group A (also known as ... recently found that another bacterium, Fusobacterium necrophorum, ...

Infection Control Today - Strep Infections

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Researchers have discovered how immune cells triggered by recurrent Strep A ... Strep throat is a common type of sore throat in children, but it's not very ...

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A Short History of Streptococcus - COSMOS

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Jul 28, 2008 ... Fehleisen, a European scientist, discovered the distinctive bacteria linked to the causes of rheumatic fever, scarlet fever, strep throat, and ...

Antony van Leeuwenhoek

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And therewithal, whenever I found out anything remarkable, I have thought it my duty to put down my discovery on paper, so that all ingenious people might be ...

Finding the First Antibiotic, The Discovery of Prontosil ...

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Oct 24, 2010 ... During the 1930's medicine was revolutionized by the discovery that ... scarlet fever, rheumatic fever, pneumonia, and strep throat, among other ...