[Long-term sequelae of neonatal group B streptococcal septicemia/meningitis (author's transl)].

@article{Schroeder1982LongtermSO,
  title={[Long-term sequelae of neonatal group B streptococcal septicemia/meningitis (author's transl)].},
  author={Henrik Schroeder and J Tessmar and H B Paust and Philippe Keller and Folker A Hanefeld},
  journal={Monatsschrift Kinderheilkunde : Organ der Deutschen Gesellschaft fur Kinderheilkunde},
  year={1982},
  volume={130 3},
  pages={153-6}
}
In recent years group B streptococci accounted for nearly 40% of all cases of neonatal septicemia in our intensive-care-unit. Nineteen of 38 babies did not survive the acute illness (mortality 50%). Six of 18 surviving children showed abnormalities related to the septicemia/meningitis (morbidity 33%). The severity of chronic complications ranged from minor… CONTINUE READING