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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). Common symptoms include fever, sore throat, red tonsils, and enlarged lymph nodes in the neck. A headache, and nausea or vomiting may also occur. Some develop a ...

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 bacteria. Strep throat can affect children and adults of all ages. However, it's especially common in children between the ages of 5 and 15. Sneezing and coughing ...

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

Aug 4, 2017 ... Strep throat — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes and treatment in children and adults.

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.

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 throat is treated with antibiotics. OTC medications and home remedies can be used to sooth the symptoms caused by strep throat.

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 determine if a sore throat is strep throat and decide if antibitoics are needed. Proper treatment can help you feel better faster and prevent spreading it to others!

www.emedicinehealth.com/strep_throat/article_em.htm

6 days ago ... Read about strep throat, a contagious disease caused by infection with streptococcal bacteria. Strep throat symptoms vary from children to adults and can include fever, pain, redness, and swelling of the throat and tonsils.

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

Strep throat is a common cause of sore throat in kids and teens. It usually requires treatment with antibiotics, but improves in a few days.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0001663

Caused by a group A streptococcal infection. Common symptoms include fever, sore throat, and enlarged lymph nodes. Strep throat is a contagious infection, spread through close contact with an infected individual.