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29 Jan 2008

haemolytic streptococcus group b
Hi there,
My wife was diagnosed with this 37 weeks into her pregnancy with 2nd child. What should we worried about?
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

You should be worried about transmission to the baby in labour. She should be given IV antibiotics in labour.

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