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Group A Streptococcal Infection (Strep A)

Supporting diagnosis of Strep A infection

Infection by group A streptococci is highly contagious and can lead to complications such as scarlet fever. Strep A tests identify group A streptococci so that the clinician may develop a treatment plan specifically designed for Strep A.

Diagnosis diseases
group A Streptococcus (group A strep, GAS) infection
  • CE ichroma™

About Using Reagent

  • Sample Types

    throat swab
  • Reaction Time

    5 mins
  • Detection Range

    Qualitative output
  • Indication

    Acute upper respiratory tract infection (pharyngitis, tonsillitis), Strep throat, Scarlet fever

In Your Medical Field

Strep A tests provides an affordable yet accurate diagnostic solution for Group A streptococci infection. The result from Step A tests can help clinicians devise a specific treatment plan for the patients and to minimize the risk of reinfection and general transmission.