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what can i do about a streptococcal infection?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
25 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Penicillin.: Depends, but typically antibiotics of the penicillin family should suffice. See you physician for acute infections.
Answered on Mar 22, 2020

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