Medical Definition of Group A streptococci

1. A common bacteria that is the cause of strep throat, scarlet fever, impetigo, cellulitis-erysipelas, rheumatic fever, acute glomerular nephritis, endocarditis, and group A streptococcal necrotizing fasciitis. The prototype is Streptococcus pyogenes. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Group A Streptococci

groundwater level
groundwaters
groundwood
groundwoods
groundwork
groundworks
groundworm
groundworms
group
group-specific protease
group-theoretic
group-theoretical
group A
group AB
group A streptococcal necrotizing fasciitis
group A streptococci (current term)
group Amentiferae
group B
group B streptococci
group III mycobacteria
group II mycobacteria
group IV mycobacteria
group I mycobacteria
group O
group action
group agglutination
group agglutinin

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