Amniotic fluid U. urealyticum colonization: significance for maternal peripartal infections at term.

@article{KeskiNisula1997AmnioticFU,
  title={Amniotic fluid U. urealyticum colonization: significance for maternal peripartal infections at term.},
  author={Leea T Keski-Nisula and Pertti P Kirkinen and M. L. Katila and Miina Ollikainen and S. Suonio and Seppo V. Saarikoski},
  journal={American journal of perinatology},
  year={1997},
  volume={14 3},
  pages={151-6}
}
The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between maternal peripartal infectious morbidity and amniotic fluid colonization by U. urealyticum. Amniotic fluid specimens for bacterial and mycoplasmal cultures were obtained by aspiration at nonelective cesarean section from 98 pregnant women. Amniotic fluid cultures revealed micro-organisms in 70… CONTINUE READING