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RHEUMATIC FEVER - ACUTE
Acute rheumatic fever is an autoimmune response to a previous group A beta-hemolytic streptococcal (GAS) infection causing acute generalized anti-inflammatory response primarily affecting the heart.
It often presents in patients 5-14 years of age and uncommon before 3 years and after 21 years of age.
Patients presenting with acute rheumatic fever are severely unwell, in extreme pain and requires hospitalization.
Drug Information

Indication: Acute tonsillitis, scarlet fever, chronic erysipela, erysipeloid, wound infections, bite wounds, syphilis, oth...

Indication: Skin & skin structure, acute & chronic resp, complicated & uncomplicated, acute & chronic GUT ...

Indication: Resp tract infections, otitis media, skin & skin structure, bone & GUT infections.

Indication: Short-term treatment of upper & lower resp tract, GUT, skin & soft tissue, bone & joint, & den...

Indication: Nasopharyngeal, lower resp tract, skin & soft tissue infections.

Indication: Infections caused by clarithromycin-sensitive pathogens: Nasopharynx (eg, tonsillitis, pharyngitis), paranasal...

Indication: Upper resp tract infections eg, strep pharyngitis/tonsillitis, acute maxillary sinusitis; lower resp tract inf...

Indication: Short-term treatment for upper & lower resp tract, GUT, skin & soft tissue, bone & joint infection...

Indication: Upper & lower resp tract (including ENT), skin & soft tissue, GUT, bone & joint infections; intra-...

Indication: Short-term treatment for upper & lower resp tract, skin & soft tissue, bone & joint & dental i...

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