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  • Dr. Mobeen Syed
  • Dr. Pei Purdom (DNP)
  • Dr. Benish Zahra
  • Dr. Iqra Batool
  • Dr. Heba Alzawahri

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Streptococcus Pyogenes - Diseases and The Management Approach

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Dr. Mobeen dicusses the following diseases in this lecture:

  • Pyogenic (tissue invasion)
    • Sore Throat
    • Skin Infections
      • Folliculitis
      • Pyoderma/Pustules
      • Cellulitis
      • Erysipelas
      • Impetigo
  • Toxigenic (exotoxin mediated)
    • Scarlet Fever
    • Toxic Shock Like Syndrome
    • Necrotizing Fasciitis
  • Immunogenic (immune response mediated)
    • Rheumatic Fever
    • Post-streptococcal glomerulonephritis


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Dr. Mobeen Syed

Mobeen Syed M.D, MS Graduated from King Edward Medical University. Entrepreneur, Medical Educator, CEO and founder of Drbeen corp.

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