isolates were confirmed by conventional and serological tests.
Identifying and treating group A streptococcal
pharyngitis in children.
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
Keywords: Acute streptococcal
gingivitis, Oral pH, Antacid, Oral hygiene.
Group A streptococcal
infection pathogenesis is described in three stages [16,17].
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].
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.