A 35-year-old female asked:
Is there any bateria that start with a c that deals with strep throat?
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Dr. Robert Kwok answered
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Group C strep?: The usual cause of strep throat is group A beta-hemolytic streptococcus (GABS). In a few cases, other types of strep that can sometimes infect the throat are groups C and G strep bacteria. Chlamydia (an STD, not a strep bacteria) can cause a throat infection after oral sex.
Answered on Jan 17, 2016
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