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Case Report

Parapharyngeal Abscesses Caused by Group G Streptococcus

Table 1

Previous studies involved in bacteriology of peritonsillar abscess.

InvestigatorCountryYearNumber of samples, GGS or GCS, (%)

J. Wiksten et al. [8]Finland2010-20111492 (1.3)
Vaikjarv et al. [9]Estonia2011-2012221 (4.5)
Tachibana et al. [10]Japan2008–20131001 (1.0)
Lepelletier et al. [11]French2009–201241211 (2.6)
Plum et al. [12]USA2002–2012691 (1.4)
Mazur et al. [13]Poland2003–2013451 (2.2)
Gavriel et al. [14]Israel1996–20031321 (0.76)

GGS, group G streptococcus; GCS, group C streptococcus.

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