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1

What conditions are kids at risk after strep throat?

Rheumatic Fever (RF) Acute Glomerulonephritis (AGN)

2

What's the first drug choice for bacterial pharyngitis? What about if allergic?

Penicillins, if allergic erythromycin

3

For how long are the GABHS pts contagious after antibiotics onset?

24hrs