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1 in 5 Sore Throats Tied to Scary Bacteria, Study Finds

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By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Feb. 16, 2015 (HealthDay News) — A potentially deadly bacteria is responsible for one in five sore throats in young adults, a new study suggests. Patients with this bacteria — Fusobacterium necrophorum — can get negative results on a strep test, but be at risk …

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