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I just received a throat swab result of streptococcus ovis. What is this from? And what are the treatments.

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Ovis or bovis

Ovid is found primarily in sheep whereas bovis is not uncommon in human colon.
Neither are common causes of pharyngitis in people.

In brief: Ovis or bovis

Ovid is found primarily in sheep whereas bovis is not uncommon in human colon.
Neither are common causes of pharyngitis in people.
Dr. Larry Lutwick
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