TITLE

The Flesh-Eating Bacterium: What's Next?

AUTHOR(S)
Stevens, Dennis L.
PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Journal of Infectious Diseases;3/15/99 Supplement 2, Vol. 179, pS366
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
5257125

 

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