Remote group A β-hemolytic Streptococcal fasciitis and myositis: a rare complication from hematogenous spread of Streptococcal pharyngitis

Am Surg. 2013 Sep;79(9):e296-7.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / therapeutic use
  • Drainage / methods
  • Fasciitis, Necrotizing / etiology*
  • Fasciitis, Necrotizing / microbiology
  • Fasciitis, Necrotizing / therapy
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Myositis / etiology*
  • Myositis / microbiology
  • Myositis / therapy
  • Pharyngitis / complications*
  • Pharyngitis / drug therapy
  • Pharyngitis / microbiology
  • Streptococcal Infections / microbiology*
  • Streptococcus pyogenes / classification
  • Streptococcus pyogenes / isolation & purification*

Substances

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents