Group B streptococcal infection in Taiwan: maternal colonization and neonatal infection.

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BACKGROUND There is no national data on group B streptococcus (GBS) infection in Taiwan. We investigated incidence of maternal GBS colonization and neonatal GBS infection rate and clinical pictures of neonatal GBS infection to estimate the value of intrapartum chemoprophylactic strategy in Taiwan. METHODS From January 2004 to June 2005, a prospective… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.pedneo.2011.05.008

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