Information About Acute Rheumatic Fever

(also known as Rheumatic Fever)

Acute (sudden) rheumatic fever is an inflammatory disease that may develop after an infection with Streptococcus bacteria (such as strep throat or scarlet fever). The disease can affect the heart, joints, skin, and brain.



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