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Table 1 Species and serogroup distribution of beta hemolytic streptococci isolated from children with rheumatic heart disease

From: Throat culture positivity rate and antibiotic susceptibility pattern of beta-hemolytic streptococci in children on secondary prophylaxis for rheumatic heart disease

Species Serogroup No %
S. pyogenes A 4 6.9
S. dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis A 2 3.4
C 1 1.7
G 1 1.7
S. agalactiae B 1 1.7
S. anginosus G 20 34.5
non-typeable 1 1.7
S. constellatus F 24 41.2
non-typeable 1 1.7
Not differentiated C 1 1.7
F 1 1.7
G 1 1.7
Total 58 100