Tag : GROUP B STREP (GBS)
When to offer of antenatal testing for Group Strep B GBS is appropriate? If a woman carried GBS in a previous pregnancy and the baby did not develop GBS disease, an Enriched Culture Medium (ECM) swab test for GBS carriage ..
Group B Strep GBS is the most common cause of severe infection in newborn babies and of meningitis in babies under 3 months old. Most early onset GBS infections (in babies aged 0?-?6 days) can be prevented by giving intravenous ..