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Group B strep

Streptococcus agalactiae

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Most common cause of sepsis, pneumonia and meningitis in newborns

Group B strep

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Follows a latent period after Group A strep infection (strep throat, scarlet fever)

Rheumatic fever

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Causes polyarthritis carditis

Rheumatic fever

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Affects from 6-15 year olds with repeated flareups

Rheumatic fever

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Nonmotile, nonspore, gram neg rods that cause bubonic plague

Yersinia pestis

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Vector driven disease carried by fleas

Yersinia pestis

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Develops koplik's spots in the mouth

Rubeola