Streptococcal Infections

Known as: strep infection, streptococcus bacteria infection, Infection, Streptococcal 
Any of the several infectious disorders caused by members of streptococcus, a genus of gram positive bacteria belonging to the family… (More)
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1935-2018
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Invasive group A Streptococcus (GAS) infection causes significant morbidity and mortality in the United States. We… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Most invasive bacterial infections are caused by species that more commonly colonize the human host with minimal symptoms… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Group A streptococci, a common human pathogen, secrete streptokinase, which activates the host's blood clot-dissolving protein… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
We studied a large sample of male children from birth to adulthood to determine why some children who are maltreated grow up to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The role of host genetic factors in conferring predisposition or protection in infectious diseases has become evident. Infection… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Group B streptococcal infections are a leading cause of neonatal mortality, and they also affect pregnant women and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Group B streptococci (GBS) cause sepsis and meningitis in neonates and serious infections in adults with underlying chronic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
To see whether changes in the epidemiology of group A streptococcal disease in the USA have been accompanied by a corresponding… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
There is concern that group A streptococci, which have caused less serious infections in developed countries in recent decades… (More)
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
We investigated the role of maternal antibody in neonatal Group B streptococcal infection with a radioactive antigen-binding… (More)
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