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Streptococcosis is a bacterial disease that affects horses, guinea pigs, swine, dogs, cats, and fish. It can cause "strep-throat" in humans.

Disease Agents

  • Streptococcus canis
  • Streptococcus equi subsp. zooepidemicus
  • Streptococcus iniae
  • Streptococcus pyogenes
  • Streptococcus suis

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