Clinical and molecular characteristics of infective β-hemolytic streptococcal endocarditis.

Abstract

Streptococcus pyogenes (S. pyogenes) and Streptococcus dysgalactiae subspecies equisimilis (SDSE) cause considerable morbidity and mortality, and show similarities in disease manifestations and pathogenic mechanisms. Their involvement in infective endocarditis, however, has not been well described. Invasive S. pyogenes and SDSE infections in Health Region… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2017.06.015

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@article{Oppegaard2017ClinicalAM, title={Clinical and molecular characteristics of infective β-hemolytic streptococcal endocarditis.}, author={Oddvar Oppegaard and Haima Mylvaganam and Steinar Skrede and Stina Jordal and Marte Glambek and B{\aa}rd Reiakvam Kittang}, journal={Diagnostic microbiology and infectious disease}, year={2017}, volume={89 2}, pages={135-142} }