Medical Dictionary: Invasive GAS disease

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Invasive GAS disease: Another name for Invasive group A Streptococcal disease.
Invasive GAS disease (condition): Severe form of strep A bacteria infection.

Invasive GAS disease: Severe, sometimes life-threatening, GAS disease may occur when bacteria get into parts of the body where bacteria usually are not found, such as the blood, muscle, or the lungs. These infections are termed "invasive GAS disease.1

More information on medical condition: Invasive group A Streptococcal disease:

1. excerpt from Group A Streptococcal (GAS) Disease General: DBMD

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