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streptococcal

 [strep″to-kok´al]
pertaining to or due to a streptococcus.
streptococcal sore throat “strep throat,” a sore throat caused by a streptococcus; symptoms are more severe than in ordinary sore throat and may include high fever, swelling of lymph nodes of the neck, and a rash. Treatment is usually with antibiotics. See also rheumatic fever.

strep·to·coc·cal

(strep'tō-kok'ăl),
Relating to or caused by any organism of the genus Streptococcus.

strep·to·coc·cal

(strep'tō-kok'ăl)
Relating to or caused by any organism of the genus Streptococcus.

Streptococcal ( Streptococcus )

Pertaining to any of the Streptococcus bacteria. These organisms can cause pneumonia, skin infections, and many other diseases.
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All Streptococcal isolates were confirmed by conventional and serological tests.
Streptococcal intertrigo may affect any intertriginous area, but most commonly it affects the folds of the neck; this is likely because of the combination of the deep folds that develop in shorter, infantile necks and the moisture from drool and saliva that pools in the area.5,6 In addition to these cervical folds, other intertriginous areas commonly are affected, including the inguinal, axillary, popliteal, posterior auricular, perianal, and genital folds.
A 26-year-old man presented to our office with a history of recurrent streptococcal tonsillitis.
Keywords: Acute streptococcal gingivitis, Oral pH, Antacid, Oral hygiene.
IVIG contains broad-spectrum antibodies against streptococcal superantigens and M proteins.
Increased incidence of invasive group A streptococcal disease in Ireland, 2012 to 2013.
The clinical features of Group G streptococcal infections can be attributed to its virulence factors which include adhesins, toxins, and proteases.
This led to the initiation of linezolid, an agent with both streptococcal bactericidal activity and antitoxin effects [6, 7].
Perianal streptococcal dermatitis (PSD) typically affects children 6 months to 10 years old and is usually caused by group A BHS (GABHS) with the species name Streptococcus pyogenes (2, 3).
The report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development for Streptococcal Infections, complete with analysis by stage of development, drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type.