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n. pl. strep·to·coc·ci (-kŏk′sī, -kŏk′ī)
Any of various round gram-positive bacteria of the genus Streptococcus that occur in pairs or chains and can cause various infections in humans, including strep throat, erysipelas, and scarlet fever.

strep·to·coc·cal (-kŏk′əl), strep·to·coc·cic (-kŏk′sĭk, -kŏk′ĭk) adj.
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Adj.1.streptococcal - of or relating to or caused by streptococci


a. estreptocócico-a, rel. a estreptococos;
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Streptococcal pneumonia was considered to be most common causative agent in community acquired pneumonia by 54.5% while 22% and 8% considered mycoplasma and legionella as most frequent organism respectively but these figures did not reflect in their pharmacotherapy prescription attitude.
Global Markets Direct's, 'Streptococcal Pneumonia - Pipeline Review, H1 2016', provides an overview of the Streptococcal Pneumonia pipeline landscape.
Of recent, South Sudan Medical Journals website published some research reports on MDRO including tuberculosis and recommendations regarding expansion of laboratory services and the need for reference laboratory found at http://www.southsudanmedicaljournal..., and in particular by authors Saeed et al (nd.) entitled the "carriage rates, circulating serotypes and antibiotics resistance among streptococcal pneumonia in healthy infants in Yei, South Sudan" at http://www.southsudanmedicaljournal....
Lewis Mullins died just over a year ago, nine days after his first birthday, after suffering streptococcal pneumonia which he developed after having chickenpox.
Pathologist Dr Alun Rees, who listed the cause of death as sepsis and streptococcal pneumonia, told Aberdare Coroners' Court that Ms Petrides' "aggressive and rapid" infection was very rare.
star, who was laid low with streptococcal pneumonia, is recording new material.
star, who was laid perilously low with streptococcal pneumonia, is recording new material.
Probably because most US military camps had experienced epidemics of measles with fatal streptococcal pneumonia during winter 1917-spring 1918, he was given 100 mL anti-streptococcus antiserum intravenously.
A Merseyside Police spokeswoman confirmed Rhianna had died of streptococcal pneumonia in the early hours of February 5.

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