streptococcus beta-hemolytic

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streptococcus beta-hemolytic, Group A

a strain of streptococcus, group A in the Lancefield classification, that causes necrotizing fasciitis toxic shock syndrome.

streptococcus beta-hemolytic, Group B

a strain of streptococcus that causes human infections such as neonatal sepsis, endocarditis, and septic arthritis.
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The first match of the weekend was between Deepak Tanwar-led Maratha Yoddhas and Kuldeep Singh-led Bahubali Boxers in Group B.
The Cedars, third in Group B behind the already qualified Iran and Thailand, must win Wednesday and hope China can do them the good deed of defeating Iraq in their Group C encounter.
The group stage in the competition wraps up Sunday when the last two matches from Group B are played.
But mathematically, Group B is actually much easier.
Because Group B had more money, its members always paid a lot more for items than Group A.
If the general rule of the proposed hedging regulations were applied retroactively to taxpayers in Group B, the hedging identifications originally made for transition-period hedges would be effective, thereby validating the taxpayer's assumption about the application of the hedging rules to aggregate or net risk positions.
Giorgos Efrem's wonderful lob gave Apoel a surprise early lead at the Stade de Suisse in the reverse fixture but they were quickly pegged back before two second-half penalties, one scored via a rebound, made it a resounding win for the hosts and, in turn, blowing Group B wide open once again.
With two-time reigning silver medalist Spain and rival Argentina leading off Group B, Team USA shares Group A with Australia, China, France, Serbia, and Venezuela.
GROUP B W D L F APts 3 2 013111 3 20 7 211 3 0 2 9 6 9 20 39 10 6 12 2 5 6 5 0 0 5 2200 "But if we win it takes us to 14 points - with home games against Israel and Andorra to come - and that's why it's so big because of what it would mean in terms of achieving something we've waited so long for.
Nejmeh will next play Syrian side Al-Jaish in Group B Mar.
Three-time champions Iran could also seal qualification for a 13th consecutive time with an away draw against Lebanon, whom they beat 5-0 at home in their Group B opener.
Yuvraj Singh's all-round performance guided India to a five-wicket victory over Ireland in their World Cup Group B match in Bangalore.