What is it about?
Acute rheumatic fever which is complication of tonsillopharyngitis caused by Group A beta hemolytic streptococcus bacteria
Why is it important?
Many people ignore treating bacterial tonsillitis/pharyngitis. If it is treated timely, there will be dramatic decrease in the complication of the infection. The severe complications include acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease. To avoid this deadly complication, simple prevention is required.
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This page is a summary of: Acute Rheumatic Fever among Primary School Students in Harari Region, Eastern Ethiopia, Cardiology and Angiology An International Journal, January 2017, Sciencedomain International, DOI: 10.9734/ca/2017/37725.
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