The changing spectrum of Group B streptococcal (GBS) infection in infants of Saudi Arabia.

This study describes the incidence, clinical presentation and outcome of neonatal Group B streptococcal (GBS) infection in a Saudi Arabian Hospital. Charts of all neonates with GBS infection admitted to our hospital during a 5-year period (1990-1994) were reviewed retrospectively. Of the 29,601 live births, 23 neonates had GBS infection, giving an overall… (More)