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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 including the tonsils caused by group A streptococcus (GAS).

www.healthline.com/health/strep-throat

Jan 27, 2016 ... Strep throat is a bacterial infection that causes inflammation and pain in the throat . This common condition is caused by group A Streptococcus ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/strep-throat/symptoms-causes/syc-20350338

Aug 4, 2017 ... Strep throat is a bacterial infection that can make your throat feel sore and scratchy. Strep throat accounts for only a small portion of sore throats ...

www.webmd.com/oral-health/understanding-strep-throat-basics

Sep 16, 2016 ... Strep throat can leave you feeling sore and scratchy. Learn what causes this infection and how to tell strep from other sore throat causes.

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

Strep throat usually needs treatment with antibiotics. With the proper medical care — along with plenty of rest and fluids — a child should be back to school and ...

www.cdc.gov/features/strepthroat/index.html

Oct 16, 2017 ... Strep throat is a common type of sore throat in children, but it's not very common in adults. Healthcare professionals can do a quick test to ...

www.emedicinehealth.com/strep_throat/article_em.htm

4 days ago ... Read about strep throat, a contagious disease caused by infection with streptococcal bacteria. Strep throat symptoms vary from children to ...

www.medicinenet.com/strep_throat_gas/article.htm

May 31, 2016 ... Strep throat is a contagious bacterial infection of the throat area. Symptoms include fever, sore throat, headache, nausea, and vomiting. Strep ...

nypost.com/2017/11/20/mom-gets-prison-for-sons-senseless-death-from-strep-throat

1 day ago ... A Canadian mom has been sentenced to three years in prison after her 7-year- old son, who was suffering from a severe strep throat infection, ...