The Flesh-Eating Bacterium: What's Next?

Stevens, Dennis L.
March 1999
Journal of Infectious Diseases;3/15/99 Supplement 2, Vol. 179, pS366
Academic Journal
Presents the clinical and demographic features of streptococcal bacteremia, myositis and necrotizing fasciitis. Pathogenesis of invasive streptococcal infection; Interaction between group A streptococcal virulence factors and host defense mechanisms; Treatment of streptococcal toxic shock syndrome.


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