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CASE REPORT
Recurrent invasive group A streptococcal infection with four-limb amputation in an immunocompetent child
  1. Nour Gazzaz1,2,
  2. Timothy Mailman1,
  3. Jennifer Ruth Foster1,3
  1. 1Pediatrics, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  2. 2King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
  3. 3Critical Care, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  1. Correspondence to Dr Jennifer Ruth Foster, jennifer.foster{at}iwk.nshealth.ca

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  • Contributors All authors contributed significantly to this manuscript. NG wrote the initial draft. JRF provided edits and critically altered the discussion. TM provided input on immunological and infection-related topics. All authors have seen and approved the manuscript as submitted.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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  • Contributors All authors contributed significantly to this manuscript. NG wrote the initial draft. JRF provided edits and critically altered the discussion. TM provided input on immunological and infection-related topics. All authors have seen and approved the manuscript as submitted.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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