Group A streptococcal (Streptococcus pyogenes) bacteremia in adults
- Dennis L Stevens, MD, PhD
Dennis L Stevens, MD, PhD
- Professor of Medicine
- University of Washington School of Medicine
Group A Streptococcus (GAS; Streptococcus pyogenes) is an aerobic gram-positive coccus that causes an array of infections, including:
●A variety of cutaneous infections (eg, cellulitis, erysipelas, pyoderma)
●Myositis or myonecrosis
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