Group A Strep –  What you need to know

09 Dec 2022

Group A Strep is a common bacteria which causes a range of infections, including scarlet fever. These infections are usually mild.

Cases of more invasive Group A Strep are rare, but are linked to more serious illness. Parents should know what to look out for. There is more information available on the NHS Website.

Information on rash presentations in different skin colours is available here: