Does group A Streptococcus (GAS) cause pneumonia?

Updated: Sep 07, 2018
  • Author: Zartash Zafar Khan, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Pranatharthi Haran Chandrasekar, MBBS, MD  more...
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Invasive GAS can cause pulmonary infection, often with rapid progression to necrotizing pneumonia.

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