What is the thing which causes streptococcal infections?

Bacteria. Streptococcal bacteria such as streptococcus pyogenes, streptococcus agalactiae, streptococcus pneumoniae, streptoccus anginosis group, streptoccus bovis, streptococcus dysgalactiae, streptococcus virus and group etc.
A Bacteria. A bacteria named streptococcus, thus being sensitive to antibiotics.Untreated, it may cause serious heart trouble, kidney problems, skin infections and other problems.A serious sore throat needs a doctors visit to rule it out or treat it properly.

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What causes streptococcal infections?

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