Definitions for "Strep throat"
a throat infection caused by streptococcus bacteria; characterized by a sore throat, fever, and enlarged lymph nodes in the neck
A bacterial infection of the throat and tonsils, treated with antibiotics. Rare in children under 3.
One of the diseases caused by the streptococcal bacteria. Generally, symptoms include a sore throat, fever, swollen glands, and general body aches. Strep Throat is treated with antibiotics.