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The Prevalence of Group A Streptococcus as a Re-Emerging Microorganism in Port Harcourt Metropolis
International Journal of Pathogen Research
Streptococcus pyogenes is a Group A β-haemolytic Streptococcus, responsible for pyogenic infections especially among children. Its diagnostic detection has been a challenge especially in hospitals with limited resources. The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of Streptococcus pyogenes among patients attending University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital. This study was hospital based with total of 100 (one hundred) throat swabs examined. The methods and analyses used includedoi:10.9734/ijpr/2019/v2i330072 fatcat:uzrnsz2qjvb27googuaaw72rg4