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ALLMedicine™ Group A Streptococcal Infections Center

Research & Reviews  52 results

Lack of Association of Group A Streptococcal Infections and Onset of Tics: European Mul...
https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000013298
Neurology Schrag AE, Martino D et. al.

Feb 4th, 2022 - The goal of this work was to investigate the association between group A streptococcal (GAS) infections and tic incidence among unaffected children with a family history of chronic tic disorders (CTDs). In a prospective cohort study, children with...

Clinical management and impact of scarlet fever in the modern era: findings from a cros...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9066343
BMJ Open; Herdman MT, Cordery R et. al.

Dec 26th, 2021 - In response to increasing incidence of scarlet fever and wider outbreaks of group A streptococcal infections in London, we aimed to characterise the epidemiology, symptoms, management and consequences of scarlet fever, and to identify factors asso...

Protocol for the systematic review of the epidemiology of superficial Streptococcal A i...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8357163
PloS One; Wiegele S, McKinnon E et. al.

Aug 12th, 2021 - We have produced a protocol for the comprehensive systematic review of the current literature around superficial group A Streptococcal infections in Australia. MEDLINE, Scopus, EMBASE, Web of Science, Global Health, Cochrane, CINAHL databases and ...

Design of Broadly Cross-Reactive M Protein-Based Group A Streptococcal Vaccines.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8355175
Journal of Immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950); Aranha MP, Penfound TA et. al.

Aug 4th, 2021 - Group A streptococcal infections are a significant cause of global morbidity and mortality. A leading vaccine candidate is the surface M protein, a major virulence determinant and protective Ag. One obstacle to the development of M protein-based v...

Persisting burden and challenges of rheumatic heart disease.
https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehab407
European Heart Journal; Marijon E, Mocumbi A et. al.

Jul 16th, 2021 - Rheumatic heart disease (RHD) is the result of episodes of acute rheumatic fever with valvular (and other cardiac) damage caused by an abnormal immune response to group A streptococcal infections, usually during childhood and adolescence. As a res...

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News  10 results

Measles, scarlet fever among infectious diseases to watch for in 2020
https://www.mdedge.com/jcomjournal/article/216752/infectious-diseases/measles-scarlet-fever-among-infectious-diseases-watch?channel=39313
Jeff Craven

Feb 5th, 2020 - ORLANDO – Dermatologists may have to contend with some of mankind’s oldest diseases – from group A streptococcus to measles – leading into 2020, Justin Finch, MD, said at the ODAC Dermatology, Aesthetic, & Surgical Conference. Dr.

Measles, scarlet fever among infectious diseases to watch for in 2020
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/216752/infectious-diseases/measles-scarlet-fever-among-infectious-diseases-watch
Jeff Craven

Feb 5th, 2020 - ORLANDO – Dermatologists may have to contend with some of mankind’s oldest diseases – from group A streptococcus to measles – leading into 2020, Justin Finch, MD, said at the ODAC Dermatology, Aesthetic, & Surgical Conference. Dr.

Fever of Unknown Origin in an Adult? Consider Periodic Fever Syndromes
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/898406

Jul 2nd, 2018 - Hello. This is Paul Auwaerter, speaking for Medscape Infectious Diseases, from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Fevers of unknown origin (FUO) are a not infrequent cause for ID consultation. Fellows, residents, or students often go...

Tonsillectomy Shows Short-term Benefits for Apnea, Sore Throat
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/874581

Jan 18th, 2017 - Two systematic reviews including thousands of children found that the common pediatric procedure of tonsillectomy can reduce recurrent throat infections and obstructive sleep-disordered breathing (OSDB), but only in the short term. According to on...

Cluster of Invasive Group A Streptococcus Infections
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/871153

Oct 31st, 2016 - Key Points and Recommendations: The New Hampshire Division of Public Health Services (NH DPHS) has been notified of four cases of invasive group A streptococcal bacteremia, all males, and all active injection heroin users from Southern/Central New...

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