Streptococcal infection can lead to a range of diseases including school sores (impetigo), rheumatic and scarlet fevers, flesh eating disease or in this case pharyngitis - a sore throat. The usual symptoms are a red sore throat, swollen glands, fever and chills. This bacterial infection is usually treated successfully with antibiotics.
Giant Microbes make excellent teaching aids as they assist students to develop an understanding of biology while taking a fun, hands on approach. Why not collect the full family of streptococcal diseases.
Not for children under three years of age as parts may dislodge and become a choking hazard.
Sore Throat is 120mm high, 65mm wide and 65mm thick, made of maroon medium pile polyester plush with polyester filling and plastic eyes.