Prevalence, capsular type distribution, anthropometric and obstetric factors of group B Streptococcus (Streptococcus agalactiae) colonization in pregnancy.

@article{Moyo2000PrevalenceCT,
  title={Prevalence, capsular type distribution, anthropometric and obstetric factors of group B Streptococcus (Streptococcus agalactiae) colonization in pregnancy.},
  author={Sylvester Rogers Moyo and James Mudzori and Sam A Tswana and Johan A. Maeland},
  journal={The Central African journal of medicine},
  year={2000},
  volume={46 5},
  pages={115-20}
}
OBJECTIVE To establish the prevalence, serotype distribution, anthropometry and obstetric factors of Group B Streptococcus (GBS) colonization in pregnant women. DESIGN Cross sectional survey. SETTING Chinhoyi General Hospital. SUBJECTS 206 pregnant women attending the antenatal clinic at Chinhoyi General Hospital were systematically randomly sampled. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES All the isolates were serotyped on the basis of capsular polysaccharide (CHO) antigen designated, Ia, Ib, II, III… CONTINUE READING

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