The differential leukocyte count in the assessment and outcome of early-onset neonatal group B streptococcal disease.

@article{Manroe1977TheDL,
  title={The differential leukocyte count in the assessment and outcome of early-onset neonatal group B streptococcal disease.},
  author={B L Manroe and Charles R. Rosenfeld and Arthur G. Weinberg and Richard Browne},
  journal={The Journal of pediatrics},
  year={1977},
  volume={91 4},
  pages={
          632-7
        }
}
The usefulness of the differential white blood cell count in distinguishing early-onset group B streptococcal disease from other causes of neonatal respiratory distress was studied in 45 infants with culture-proved infection. The initial diagnosis was hyaline membrane disease in 19 infants, wet lung syndrome 13, and other causes of respiratory distress in… CONTINUE READING