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Group A Strep – What you need to know
Intended audience groups: All
This webpage provides information on what are the different infections there are linked to Group A Strep. Adults can get strep A infections but they’re more common in children.
- Group A streptococcus (GAS), also referred to as Strep A is a common bacterium.
- Invasive group A strep, known as iGAS
It also provides guidance for parents, carers and schools.