"Streptococcus pyogenes" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A species of gram-positive, coccoid bacteria isolated from skin lesions, blood, inflammatory exudates, and the upper respiratory tract of humans. It is a group A hemolytic Streptococcus that can cause SCARLET FEVER and RHEUMATIC FEVER.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Streptococcus pyogenes".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Streptococcus pyogenes".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Streptococcus pyogenes" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Streptococcus pyogenes" was a major or minor topic of these publication.