Group B streptococcal neonatal infections in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.

@article{Miura2001GroupBS,
  title={Group B streptococcal neonatal infections in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.},
  author={Ernani Miura and M. Carmona Mart{\'i}n},
  journal={Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de Sao Paulo},
  year={2001},
  volume={43 5},
  pages={243-6}
}
UNLABELLED Group B Streptococcus is the most common pathogen found in neonatal sepsis in North America. OBJECTIVES We describe 15 cases of neonatal infections by Group B Streptococcus (Streptococcus agalactiae) at a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of a public and teaching hospital. METHODS We conducted a study at Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, from January 1st, 1996 to June 30, 1999. Diagnosis of neonatal infection was established according to the findings of Group B Streptococcus in… CONTINUE READING
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