Understanding Meningitis

  • September 24, 2018
  • Premier Medical Laboratory Services
Meningitis is a fairly rare infection of the membranes that cover the brain and spinal cord. These membranes are called meninges, hence the term meningitis. There are several types...

Causes of Group B Strep

  • July 13, 2017
  • Premier Medical Laboratory Services
  What is Group B Strep? Group B strep are bacteria that can colonize in the vagina, rectal, and intestinal area of healthy adults and pregnant women. Statistically, about...

Understanding Strep Throat

  • October 6, 2016
  • Premier Medical Laboratory Services
Image is from betterdailyhabits.com Streptococcus Pyogenes Streptococcus pyrogenes is the microorganism responsible for what’s called Strep Throat. It’s not the only bacteria that can cause the same symptoms, though....