A boy with erosive arthritis during treatment of severe group-A streptococcal infection.

@article{Wada2000ABW,
  title={A boy with erosive arthritis during treatment of severe group-A streptococcal infection.},
  author={Yasunori Wada and Masahide Kubo},
  journal={Modern rheumatology},
  year={2000},
  volume={10 1},
  pages={54-7}
}
Abstract The patient was admitted to our department with major complaints of fever, swelling of the left thigh, and a cognition disorder. A blood culture yielded type T1, toxin-B-positive group-A streptococcus. Magnetic resonance imaging of the left foot showed fasciitis. Severe group-A streptococcal infection was diagnosed, and the administration of… CONTINUE READING