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Group B Streptococcal Infection

Known as: GBS, Streptococcus agalactiae Infection 
Group B Streptococcus, also known as Streptococcus agalactiae, colonizes the vaginal and gastrointestinal tracts of up to 45% of healthy women and… Expand
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2016
2016
Summary Objectives To determine risk factors for GBS colonisation in Gambian mothers and in their infants from birth to day 60–89… Expand
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2014
2014
INTRODUCTION Maternal vaginal colonization by Streptococcus agalactiae (GBS) has an important impact on neonatal health but has… Expand
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2009
2009
OBJECTIVES Perinatal infections are one of the fundamental causes of early puerperal complications in mothers and neonates. The… Expand
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2007
2007
Neonatal sepsis continues to cause a significant proportion of perinatal mortality and long-term morbidity in the term and… Expand
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2006
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2006
OBJECTIVE This study was performed to determine the prevalence of GBS and to identify GBS colonisation risk factors in a… Expand
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1997
1997
Objective: This prospective study was designed to 1) determine the prevalence of group B streptococcus (GBS) in our obstetric… Expand
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1997
1997
All cases of neonatal septicaemia during 1981‐94 were studied at Örebro Medical Centre Hospital, Sweden. One hundred and thirty… Expand
1986
1986
Despite notable advances in the treatment of sick newborn infants, bacterial infections during the first week of life continue to… Expand
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1983
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1983
Risk factors for cervicovaginal group B streptococcal colonization at 23-26 weeks' gestation were studied in 7742 women… Expand
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1979
Highly Cited
1979
Prophylactic treatment of couples with oral penicillin has been recommended as a means of eradicating GBS from the parturient… Expand