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Rheumatic fever

OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know Are you sure your patient has Acute Rheumatic Fever? What are the typical findings for this disease? Acute Rheumatic Fever (RF) occurs as an abnormal immune response to a group A streptococcal infection that most commonly affects the joints, heart, brain, and skin. The most common symptoms of…

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